Faculty of Arts
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|Faculty||Faculty of Arts|
|Offered||Prato First semester 2013 (Day)|
|Coordinator(s)||Dr Paddy Rawlinson|
This is an international study program that requires an application to be enrolled - see the Arts Prato page for further information http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/prato/
Previously coded CRI2070
This unit introduces students to the comparative study of criminology. Comparative criminology involves the study of crime and social control across different cultural contexts. This unit studies the production of criminological knowledge across cultures as well as its meaning and measurement. It examines a range of cross national data sets and measures of crime and social control. The focus will include comparison of European approaches to crime and social control with other regions of the world including Australia, Asia and the Americas.
Upon completion of this unit students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of:
Class Participation: 20%
Examination (2 hrs): 50%
Two week intensive study 9 x 2.5 hr seminars