CRIM100 Understanding CrimeUpdated: 16 November 2017
|Supervised Exam||There is a UNE Supervised Examination held at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled.|
|Coordinator(s)||Jenny Wise (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
Understanding Crime is an introductory unit that informs students about a range of issues, including the problematic nature of defining crime; the media and how knowledge of crime is developed; the role of theory in explaining crime; similarities between victim and offender characteristics and forensic science and the criminal justice system. The unit explores different types of crimes that are impacting upon our society, including crimes against morality; cyber, corporate and white-collar crime; violent and property crime; and youth crime.
Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: