School of History, Philosophy and Culture

  • Criminology (BA or BSc)


    Induction Week (Week 0) Diary

    Here is a list of the main events involving Criminology students in Induction Week (17-21 September). Events in bold are COMPULSORY.

    Once you've had a look at your timetable for the week, click on our Welcome page, which contains lots of other useful information.

    Event

    Time

    Location

    Wednesday 19 September

    Welcome and Induction Start at 11:30
    Finish at 12:45
    JHB308 (Kennedy Room), John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    Enrolment Start at 13:00
    Finish at 13:30
    Abercrombie Building (Ground Floor), Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    Freshers' Sports Fair 13:00 to 16:00 Centre for Sport, Headington Campus

    Thursday 20 September

    Subject Meeting 1 Start at 10:00
    Finish at 11:00
    T500, Tonge Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    All single honours students must attend this meeting.
    Combined honours students can choose to attend this meeting or the 11am meeting (see below).
    Subject Meeting 2 Start at 11:00
    Finish at 12:00
    T500, Tonge Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    Combined honours students should attend meetings for both subjects but can choose which meeting to attend first.
    Meet Your Academic Advisor Drop-in from
    14:00 to 16:00
    Check on your PIP page when you print your timetable for their name and room number.
    PIP Helpdesk (First Years only) Drop-in from
    14:00 to 17:00
    G126, Gibbs Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    For timetable and programme queries

    Friday 21 September

    Freshers' Fair 10:00 to 16:00
    John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    PIP Helpdesk (All students) Drop-in from
    11:00 to 17:00
    G126, Gibbs Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    For timetable and programme queries.

    All Days

    Various Workshops See Workshops page for details.

    Subject Codes

    All subjects within the university have a unique code. For Criminology, they are as follows:

    Subject Code

    Subject

    KI KI is single honours Criminology i.e. students study only Criminology. Students will be studying for a BA.
    KJ KJ is combined honours Criminology i.e. students are combining Criminology with another subject. Students will be studying for a BA or BSc dependent on their second subject.

    Key Contacts

    Here is a list of Key Contacts for your course:

    Contact

    Contact Details

    Head of School Professor Joanne Begiato
    Programme Lead To be appointed
    Subject Coordinator To be appointed
    Student Support Coordinator Miss Poppy Hoole
    Academic Liaison Librarian Ms Charlie Brampton
    Programme Administrator Mr Mike Wilson +44 (0)1865 484220

    Recommended Reading

    Here are some of the recommended texts for the first year Criminology modules. Please note that you are not required to get these books in advance. They are shown for those students who want to make a head start on the reading. Full reading lists for each module will be given in your lectures.

    Module

    Book Details

    U69000 Crime and Criminology in Context Newburn, T. (2017). Criminology. 3rd edn. Abingdon: Routledge
    U69001 Crime in Theory and Practice Newburn, T. (2017). Criminology. 3rd edn. Abingdon: Routledge

    Academic Advisors

    This is a list of all the Academic Advisors for Criminology. You will be notified of who your Academic Advisor is when you enrol. You should meet your Academic Advisor in his/her room on Thursday Week 0 between 2pm and 4pm. If there is any change to this, it will be shown in the Alternative Arrangement column.

    Name

    Room

    Phone

    Alternative Arrangement

    Dr Liviu Alexandrescu T201 48 4245  
    Dr Kate West T200 48 4129