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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Fundamentals of criminology - N320076
Title: Úvod do kriminalistiky
Guaranteed by: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology (320)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:5
E-Credits: summer s.:5
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/2 C+Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Guarantor: Straus Jiří prof. PhDr. DrSc.
Is interchangeable with: B402018
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ320 (11.12.2013)
Subject is focused on understanding the basic principles of criminology, evidence, identification, person identification, basics of assurance and examination of evidence.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ320 (11.12.2013)

Student will be able to:

Understand basic principles of criminology, identification, evidence, They will be familiar with the theory and applications of the use of evidence, person identification. Basic principles of identification. The term, object, system criminology.

Literature -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)

R: Straus, J. a kol. Úvod do kriminalistiky. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2004.

R: Straus, J. a kol. Kriminalistická technika. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2008.

R: Straus, J. a kol. Kriminalistická taktika. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2008.

R: Straus, J. a kol. Kriminalistická metodika. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2008.

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)


Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)

1. The term, object, system criminology.

2. Methods of forensic practice.

3. Forensic learning the offense, learning about offenders and victims of crime.

4. Definition of the term forensic footprint and its contents.

5. Classification investigative evidence.

6. Forensic identification and its forms.

7. Basics assurance and examination of evidence.

8. Methods, tools and procedures for the identification exploration.

9. Basic forensic engineering and forensic and tactical methods.

10. Use of experts and other experts in forensic practice.

11. Basics of crime scene investigation.

12. Theory and practice of questioning, confrontation, recognition.

13. Inspections testimony, forensic reconstruction and experiment.

14. General questions methodology of the investigation.

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)


Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 1 28
Obhajoba individuálního projektu 1 28
Práce na individuálním projektu 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
Účast na seminářích 1 28
5 / 5 140 / 140
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Defense of an individual project 30
Oral examination 50