University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

CRIM 3003 - The Carnival of Crime

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: 6 units of Level I CRIM courses
Assumed Knowledge: Knowledge of criminological theory
Incompatible: CRIM 2002
Assessment: Online discussion posts (20%), textual analysis (40%), critical essay (40%)
Syllabus:

This course is concerned with developing a sophisticated understanding of the contested meanings underpinning crime and its control and the manner in which such meanings are intertwined with various different cultural phenomena. The module explores the complex patterns and sites of contest, control and resistance that bisect everyday life. This is achieved through engaging in a detailed consideration of cutting edge theory and research in the fields of cultural criminology. Central to this course are the notions of crime as culture, culture as crime and the media dynamics of crime and control. The course will place criminality, policing, crime prevention, music, advertising, media representations, risk and emotionality in new and exciting contexts. Not only does it consider the social construction of crime, but it also privileges the emotive, exciting and risk-taking nature of certain crimes. The course equips students with the necessary theoretical tools and modes of social inquiry to make sense of a late-modern world permeated by crime and its control.

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Units
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Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12902 LE01 100 22 5 Mar - 2 Apr Thursday 12pm - 1pm Darling West, G14, Darling West Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 28 May Thursday 12pm - 1pm Darling West, G14, Darling West Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12903 SE05 22 2 12 Mar - 2 Apr Thursday 2pm - 4pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 28 May Thursday 2pm - 4pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
12904 SE04 22 9 13 Mar - 3 Apr Friday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
1 May - 29 May Friday 11am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
12905 SE03 22 7 12 Mar - 2 Apr Thursday 4pm - 6pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 28 May Thursday 4pm - 6pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
12906 SE02 22 3 10 Mar - 31 Mar Tuesday 11am - 1pm Napier, 205, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 26 May Tuesday 11am - 1pm Napier, 205, Teaching Room
12907 SE01 22 11 13 Mar - 3 Apr Friday 2pm - 4pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
1 May - 29 May Friday 2pm - 4pm Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room