Study Programmes 2015-2016
Ethic in Criminology
Duration :
30h Th
Number of credits :
Master in criminology (120 ECTS)3
Lecturer :
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the first semester, review in January
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Course contents :
All occupations by criminologist are linked to ethic and deontology. Different professionnals from some criminological fields present the ethical implications of their interventions (lawyer, magistrate, probation officer, prison, doctor, police officer ... Things in common are identified and discussed
Learning outcomes of the course :
The objective is to give some points of reference to the criminologist in terms of professsionnal ethics
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Symbolically, ethic is central in the studies
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
The course take place at the first semester; Lectures are given also by different experts (magistrate, lawyer, doctor, criminologist, police officer ...
Recommended or required readings :
Different references and notes are given by each contributor and collected in a text kit
Assessment methods and criteria :
Oral examination; students are distribute among little groups and evaluated by a jury composed by the different contributors
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Enseignant : André LEMAITRE +3243663083
Assistant: Line Witvrouw
Secrétariat : Mle J. DEBROUX +3243663159