Information Package / Course Catalogue
Child and Crime
Course Code: CGB354
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

At the end of the course it is aimed for students to learn the functioning of the juvenile justice system in our country, functioning of the system in justice system about children dragged into crime, victims, witnesses and vulnerable children, to know the working principles of inter-agency and multidisciplinary and occupational roles and responsibilities, to gain the ability to define roles and responsibilities as child developmentalist in the justice system

Course Content

Legislation juvenile justice system, theories of crime, children who were dragged to crime, children who are victims of crime, children in need of protection, institutions and professions in juvenile justice system, functioning of juvenile justice system

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Recommended or Required Reading
1.Dönmezer,S.(2005)Children crime, Punishment, seçkin Yayınları, Ankara
2.Balo,YS. (2005). Juvenile Justice. Adalet Yayınları, Ankara
3.Polat, O.(2007). Child Abuse Prevention and Rehabilitation. Seçkin Yayınları, Ankara.
4.Dolu,O. (2011).Crime Theories. Seçkin Yayınları, Ankara
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction
Week 2 - Theoretical
Features of the justice system and the Juvenile Justice System
Week 3 - Theoretical
Child Rights Convention and other conventions
Week 4 - Theoretical
Child Protection Law and National Legislation
Week 5 - Theoretical
Turkish Juvenile Justice System Institutions, Professions and Procedures
Week 6 - Theoretical
Theories of Crime
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 8 - Theoretical
Childrens dragged into crime
Week 9 - Theoretical
Childrens dragged into crime and Temporary Injunction
Week 10 - Theoretical
Multidisciplinary working principles of the children dragged into crime
Week 11 - Theoretical
Victims, witnesses and vulnerable children
Week 12 - Theoretical
Support Systems, Professional Roles and Responsibilities
Week 13 - Theoretical
Case Presentation
Week 14 - Theoretical
General Evaluation
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142256
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination110111
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)73
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
5
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
OÇ-2
5
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
OÇ-3
5
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
OÇ-4
5
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
OÇ-5
5
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
OÇ-6
5
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
OÇ-7
5
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue