Criminal Law and Criminology Basics

Degree: 1
Year: 2
Study program: Social work

Collaborator(s): Miha Hafner


Subject content:

The basic principles of criminal substantive law; the selected institutions of criminal substantive law; criminal responsibility - legal competence, guilt; punishment - assessment of punishment; individualisation in criminal law. Criminal law procedure; the basic principle of criminal procedural law; investigation; criminal charge; trial; appeal procedure; extraordinary appeal, legal remedies; Selected themes in criminology; the problem of social margins; the distribution of social power and punishment; public opinion and punishment; the victim's influence on punishment; the treatment of prisoners; just punishment and treatment ideology, socio-therapeutic model of the execution of imprisonment and the conditions for it; abolitionism and its scope.