Crime in Context

Module code: CR2511

Module co-ordinator: Tracey Dodman

In this module we will explore in depth four categories of crime which often occur in the workplace. We will look at how each of type of crime is legally defined and then discuss the factors, cultural patterns and justifications which could motivate this behaviour. We will consider the consequences of each one and the different types of strategies which a security manager could develop to reduce workplace crime and insecurity.   

Topics covered

  • Theft
  • Burglary and robbery
  • Fraud and deception
  • Violent crime and damage to property

Learning

This module is studied by distance learning. 

Assessment

  • Case study analysis and critique, 3,000 words (100%)