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An Introduction to Research Methodology in Criminology - CMY2606

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: The purpose of this module is to introduce students to research methodology in Criminology. The main focus is to familiarise students with the different methods and techniques that apply in research, as well as the different approaches that are specifically utilized in the discipline of Criminology. This module will equip students with a solid knowledge base to understand the research process and how to plan a research project in Criminology. The module is a necessary requirement for students on the second year level to prepare them for third year research methodology in Criminology, which is more advanced and focuses on quantitative and qualitative research techniques, data and research findings.