Responding to Violence in Society

30 points

Not offered 2023, offered in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences


This course provides an opportunity to develop advanced theoretical and research informed knowledge. The course teaching is organised into five areas of violence research and practice: child protection; family violence; youth violence; institutional and cultural violence; and, criminal and forensic violence. The course will also teach students to analyse the diversity of factors that influence national and international programme development and policies.


Subject to approval of the Head of School.