|programme:||Criminology and forensic disciplines|
|area of education:||Security disciplines|
|faculty:||Faculty of Law and Administration|
|Karlovy Vary:||full-time, part-time|
This three-year bachelor study programme of the criminal and legal specialization has legal foundations and provides knowledge from the area of criminal law, criminalistics and criminology and forensics. The objective of this study programme is to make university students become specialists in specific legal and administrative occupations, where applying necessary legal regulations and making use of knowledge of the relevant specialized areas makes the contents of their work.
Graduates of this bachelor study programme have sufficient deep knowledge of theoretical foundations of law - they have basic knowledge of the constitutional law. They have minimum legal knowledge which is needed for some occupations. The graduates are acquainted with current legal regulations of the relevant legal spheres. The stress is put on criminal law and knowledge of theory and foundation of criminal and forensic practice. They are able creatively to apply them in solving and investigating criminal activities. They have sufficient knowledge of occurrence and causes of crime and social pathology, as well as of their prevention. Apart from the good knowledge of criminal law, they also have sufficient knowledge of criminology and criminalistics needed for development strategies needed for preventing public order and enforcing law.
Graduates of Criminal and Legal Studies will be prepared to perform the posts of criminal and legal specialization in the middle- or lower-level management in an organization or institution. They may also find employment as legal specialists in the public administration where they might be employed thanks to their wide knowledge of law criminalistics and forensic science. The general use of law in practical life is a cause of many opportunities of employment, which do not necessarily have to be associated with state administration organizations.