Master's Degree Programmes
The department offers one master degree in Criminology and one master degree in Sociology of Law in Norwegian.
Courses offered in English
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DNA analysis has become a standard procedure in most police forces. Not only that - the techniques for producing forensic evidence have moved from test tubes, gel and dots on the screen to complex algorithms and biotechnologies that process biological information digitally. What happened during this shift? Mareile Kaufmann received a grant from the European Research Council to find answers.
Romanians and Roma report experiences of racism and discrimination in Norwegian prisons. They often claim that they are not provided opportunities to which they have a rightful claim.
Transnational police work requires police officers to be able to handle both cultural and social differences internal to the organization. This proves challenging, research shows.
Our teachers are leading scholars in their field, offering courses on emerging issues in criminology and sociology of law
- As the Universal Breaks: Moments of Awkwardness in International Justice Jan. 30, 2019 10:33 AM
- Prison and Welfare in Norway: Implications for Prison Policy Jan. 30, 2019 10:31 AM
- Crime Down? Prisons Up? Jan. 30, 2019 10:30 AM
- Assessing the Power of Prostitution Policies to Shift Markets, Attitudes, and Ideologies Jan. 30, 2019 10:26 AM