SS3505 - Green Criminology: Crimes against the Environment and Wildlife

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to:

1. To explore the ways in which environmental crimes affect human and non-human
2. To analyze the different perspectives within the study of green criminology (ie: legal, ecological, sociological, environmental harm and justice perspective)
3. To reflect on the meaning of environmental crime and harm and how different societies and jurisdictions address these issues, with concrete case examples

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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