About the course

Course content

The course addresses the knowledge and the skills necessary for the student to be able to conduct and defend a degree project of high quality, which entails methodological, scientific and research ethical issues at an advanced level.

Syllabus and course literature

You can find a list of literature in the syllabus, along with other details about the course.

Entry requirements and selection

Entry requirements

A bachelor’s degree with a major in social- or behaviour sciences or medicine and English 6, and passing grades in semester 1 and 2 of the Criminology Master's Programme or equivalent (transferable credits).


University credits completed 100%

Course evaluation

The course coordinator is responsible for con-ducting a formative course evaluation (temperature taking) after half the course is finished. This feedback is given in writing and orally to the students as soon as possible. The course coordinator is also responsible for conducting a summative evaluation in connection with the course's completion. Notes from the feedback are made available to the course's students, and feedback is given to the students who will start the course in the next course session.