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About Study Course

Department: Faculty of Law
Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor: Rihards Bunka
Study type:Part time, Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Person and Property Defence
Language:Latvian
Branch of science:Law; Theory of Forensic Science and Investigation Field Work

Objective

Acquire understanding of the nature, legal basis and content of criminal investigation and operational activities.
Tasks:
1. Enhance students’ understanding of the principles, content, means and process of criminal investigation.
2. Develop students’ understanding of cooperation with other subjects of operational activity.
3. Enhance students’ understanding of cooperation with law enforcement institutions.

Prerequisites

Prior knowledge is not necessary.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

The student has mastered the basic knowledge of the nature of criminal investigation and operational activity; the student has acquired basic knowledge of the legal basis and content of criminal investigation and operational activity; the student has acquired basic knowledge of the principles of criminal investigation; the student has mastered basic knowledge of criminal investigation tools and process; the student has mastered basic knowledge of cooperation with other subjects of operational activity; the student has acquired basic knowledge of cooperation with law enforcement institutions.

Skills

Ability to apply the acquired knowledge in criminal investigation process; skills to apply the acquired knowledge in operational activities; ability to use the acquired knowledge in cooperation with other subjects of operational activity; ability to use the acquired knowledge in the information analysis.

Competence

Has a good knowledge of the process and tools of criminal investigation; has a good knowledge of operative measures; has a good knowledge of other subjects of operational activity.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Police work3Bachelor’sRequired
Police work3Bachelor’sRequired