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Program and courses Victimology and Criminal Justice

Analyze and professionally address victimological problems with a particular focus on the victim in the context of the criminal justice system. Look at factors leading to victimization and the psychosocial, political, and legal consequences of becoming a victim.

Program structure

This 1-year program consists of 60 credits (ECTS), of which:

  • 1 preparatory course (3 ECTS)
  • 8 core courses (39 ECTS)
  • Master's thesis (18 ECTS)

You can only start end of August.

Program content

Preparatory course
Core courses
Master’s thesis

Victimology and Criminal Justice in short

Look at factors leading to victimization and the psychosocial, political and legal consequences of becoming a victim.

  • Analyze and professionally address victimological problems with a particular focus on the victim in the context of the criminal justice system.
  • Benefit from state of the art knowledge and connections accumulated by research institute INTERVICT, who can select you for an internship to contribute to its research projects, or mediate for positions at external organizations.
  • Possibility to combine the program with a second Master, an internship, a job or other activities.

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