Study Programmes 2017-2018
Private Security
Duration :
30h Th
Number of credits :
Master in criminology (120 ECTS)4
Lecturer :
André Lemaître
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
The course take in account different aspects of the privatisation of the safety and crime prevention policies: surveillance, guarding and security, private investigation, security companies ...
Examination of the belgian legal framework
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
To inform students about private security sector and the issues of its expansion
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Ideally the course of Prevention and public safety policies
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
The course is organized face to face
Recommended or required readings :
Compendium of texts and articles - Articles kit Bibliography Slides
"Sécurité privée - 2014-2015", Code thématique, Larcier, 2014
Assessment methods and criteria :
Research paper.
Students will have to write an essay about a "private security" subject. This work will be synthetic and reflexive. In 15 pages, students wil introduce, synthesize and discuss a question/matter of private security.
The choice of the subject is free but has to be directly related to a "private security" subject.
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Enseignant : André LEMAITRE
Assistant :
Sarah El Guendi
Tel: +32 4 366 32 19
Collaborateur scientifique:
Adam El Houti

Secrétariat : Mle J. DEBROUX +3243663159