Please note this module descriptor is indicative of the structure of this course and may be subject to change.
This module provides a comprehensive and critical overview of Public Protection, drawing together insights from scholarly and policy perspectives. It explores the range of public protection issues from the viewpoints of victims, an analysis of offender behaviour, and the challenges facing professionals who work on the front line in public protection.
This module will cover victims and victimology; homicide; domestic abuse and domestic homicide; stalking; sexual assault; CSE; child protection; risk assessment; multi agency working and best practice.
A student passing this module should be able to:
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