Study Programmes 2015-2016
Construction of data in criminology
Duration :
30h Th
Number of credits :
Bachelor in law3
Bachelor in political sciences : general4
Master in criminology (120 ECTS)3
Extra courses intended for exchange students (Erasmus, ...)3
Bachelor in human and social sciences3
Bachelor in psychology and education : general3
Bachelor in psychology and education : general3
Lecturer :
Michaël Dantinne
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 :
This course is an introductory course to Criminology.It deals with fundamental questions related to all criminological researches, especially the issues related to data's collection (statistics & medias). This course also deals with basic major theories that have been released in the field of Criminology.
Learning outcomes of the course :
- Learn the basis of the criminological analysis
- Learn the different methods and paradgims that can be used to study criminological items
- Feel the difficulties implied by the research in the field of criminology
- Know the theories produced by main schools in the criminological history
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Lectures Debates
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Recommended or required readings :
No written support. Slideshows available (see below)
Assessment methods and criteria :
Written exam
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Michaël Dantinne (04/3662963)
Items online :
Slideshows used during the lessons are available on e-campus