Course: Criminology

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Course title Criminology
Course code KPG/B2KRI
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vichlenda Milan, JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Nováková Zdenka, JUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Social control of criminality. Treating a crime offender, including effectiveness of sanctions used. Models of criminal etiology. Methodology of the field. Mehods of social control of criminality, state nad development of criminality. Situation ? analysis and description. Orientation in the main phases of working with an offender.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
  • Attendace - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Exam - 34 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Criminology as a science. Theories of etiology of criminology. Forms of criminality. Telling the offender and the victim. Social control of criminality. Treating the offender including the effectiveness of sanctions placed. Models of criminal etiology. Methodology. Methods of social control of criminality, state and development of criminality. Situation - analysis and description. Main phases of work with the offender.
Theoretical knowledge and practical ability of aplication legal rules in fixed law branch.
Prerequisites
Knowledge of basic legal institutes of fixed branch.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Successful completion of a written test.
Recommended literature
  • FRONĚK, V. (1999). Vybrané problémy ze základů teorie práva.. Praha.
  • GERLOCH, A. a kol. (1997). Základy teorie práva a právního státu.. Praha.
  • KUCHTA, J. (1993). Kriminologie I., II.. Brno.
  • ZAPLETAL, J. (2001). Kriminologie - obecná část.. Praha.
  • ZAPLETAL, J. (1995). Kriminologie.. Praha.
  • ZAPLETAL, J., NOVOTNÝ, O. (2004). Kriminologie.. Praha.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Pedagogy - public administration (BB14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education Pedagogy - public administration (BB15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education Pedagogy - public administration (BB16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer