Criminal Procedure


Year3. year
SemesterSpring 2021
Level of course1. First cycle, introductory
Type of courseCore
PrerequisitesNo prerequisites.
ScheduleFour lectures per week.
Halldóra Þorsteinsdóttir
Sindri M Stephensen
Deals with the main principles of criminal procedures, the investigation of criminal procedures and other important issues. The link between criminal procedures and human rights protection is also discussed.
Learning outcome - Objectives
At the end of the course, students should have knowledge of main principles of criminal procedures and rules governing investigations and procedure handlings from various angles and be able to apply these rules.
Course assessment
Assignment 50% and a written final exam 50%. Students must achieve at least a grade of 5,0 to pass the course.
Reading material
No reading material found.
Teaching and learning activities
Lectures, practical assignments and discussions as well as visits to courts and law enforcement.
Language of instructionIcelandic