Contemporary Issues in Criminology 2017-18
Essay Question: Critically discuss how effective the current criminal justice system is in addressing the contemporary issues of youth, race or gender
For the purposes of this assignment, the criminal justice system refers to the police, probation service and secure estate. You must cover at least one of these in your essay. You can, however, choose to cover more than one.
You must choose only one of the contemporary issues: choose either youth, race or gender.
The essay question is asking you to critically discuss the effectiveness of the criminal justice system. Remember, you must be critical in your essay if you want to do well in the assignment. Submission details:
Assessment 1 will only be marked electronically through Turnitin - do not submit a hard copy of your assessment into the coursework submission boxes. Hard copies will not be marked.