Applied Cultural Criminology - Analysis, Organisation and Strategies
Course · 15 credits
The aim of the course is to deepen the issues and approaches in cultural criminology through applied analysis.
Course name: CCRN10, AppliedCulturalCriminology - Analysis, Organisation and Strategies (Swedish name: Tillämpad kulturkriminologi - Analys, organisering och strategier). Advancedlevel Master Course (Second Cycle). 15 credits. Spring semester.Languageofinstruction: English.
To be eligible for a master courseyou must havepassed the bachelor/undergraduatelevel. To be admitted to this course, you must have passed the course CCRN01 (Theories, Perspectives and Concepts of Cultural Criminology, 15 credits).
In order to highlight the importance of a cultural criminology approach the course deals with current and relevant issues regarding:
- crime development,
- social control,
- legislation and bodies of law
on a national and transnational level.
The course aims to provide you with tools for critically reviewing, analysing and evaluating the interaction between theory and practice through an application of issues in cultural criminology and thereby preparing youfor future working life and research.
The course also aims to develop the your ability to communicate a completed analysis or parts of an analysis in various written and oral forms to different stakeholders/audiences.
The course is a compulsory component of the Master of Science (120 credits)programme in Cultural Criminology, and is offered as a Stand alone course.
More about the course
Find the course literature and syllabus on the Department of Sociology website: https://www.soc.lu.se/en/education/literature-and-syllabi
Find lots more information about the place where this course is held on the Department of Sociology's website: https://www.soc.lu.se/en
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Study Advisers at the Department of Sociology
Email: studievagledare [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se
Requirements and selection
The student must have passed the course CCRN01 (Theories, Perspectives and Concepts of Cultural Criminology, 15 credits)
English language requirements
Most of Lund University’s programmes require English Level 6 (unless otherwise stated under 'Entry requirements'). This is the equivalent of an overall IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 90. There are several ways to prove your English language proficiency – check which proof is accepted at the University Admissions in Sweden website. All students must prove they meet English language requirements by the deadline, in order to be considered for admission.
Check if there are any country-specific eligibility rules for you to study Master's studies or Bachelor's studies in Sweden.
Start Spring Semester 2022
Day-time Lund, full time 100%
17 January 2022 - 22 March 2022
Closed for applications
How to apply
Lund University uses a national application system run by University Admissions in Sweden. It is only possible to apply during the application periods.
Step 1: Apply online
- Check that you meet the entry requirements of the programme or course you are interested in (refer to the section above on this webpage).
- Start your application – go to the University Admissions in Sweden website where you create an account and select programmes/courses during the application period.
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- Rank your programme/course choices in order of preference and submit them before the application deadline.
Step 2: Submit documents
- Read about how to document your eligibility and how to submit your documents at the University Admissions in Sweden website. Follow any country-specific document rules for Master's studies or Bachelor's studies
Country-specific requirements for Bachelor's studies – universityadmissions.se
Country-specific requirements for Master's studies – universityadmissions.se
- Get all your documents ready:
- official transcripts and high school diploma (Bachelor's applicants)
- official transcripts and degree certificate or proof of expected graduation (Master's applicants)
- passport/ID (all applicants) and
- proof of English proficiency (all applicants).
- Prepare programme-specific documents if stated in the next paragraph on this webpage.
- Upload or send all required documents to University Admissions before the document deadline.
- Pay the application fee (if applicable – refer to the section below on this webpage) before the document deadline.
* Note that the process is different if you are applying as an exchange student or as a part of a cooperation programme (such as Erasmus+).
* If you have studied your entire Bachelor's programme in Sweden and all of your academic credits are in Ladok, you do not have to submit transcripts or your diploma when applying for a Master's programme. However, there may still be other documents you need to submit! See the link below.
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Full programme/course tuition fee: SEK 27 500
First payment: SEK 27 500
Citizens of a country outside of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland are required to pay tuition fees. You pay one instalment of the tuition fee in advance of each semester.
EU/EEA citizens and Switzerland
There are no tuition fees for citizens of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland.
If you are required to pay tuition fees, you are generally also required to pay an application fee of SEK 900 (approximately EUR 100) when you apply at the University Admissions in Sweden website. You pay one application fee regardless of how many programmes or courses you apply to.
*Note that there are no tuition or application fees for exchange students or PhD students, regardless of their nationality.
Scholarships & funding
Lund University Global Scholarship programme
The Lund University Global Scholarship programme is a merit-based and selective scholarship targeted at top academic students from countries outside the EU/EEA.
Swedish Institute Scholarships
The Swedish Institute offers scholarships to international students applying for studies in Sweden at Bachelor's, Master's, PhD and post-doctoral levels.
Country-specific scholarships and funding options
Lund University has agreements with scholarship organisations and funding bodies in different countries, which may allow applicants to apply for funding or scholarships in their home countries for their studies at Lund University.
- Scholarships/funding for students from Indonesia, Mexico, Colombia, Russia and Chile, among other countries
- US student finance
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