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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW1003C: Criminal Law

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.


A P Simester, J R Spencer, F Stark, G R Sullivan, G J VirgoCriminal Law: Theory and Doctrine, 7th ed. (Hart Publications, 2019)

J. Herring, Criminal Law: Text, Cases and Materials, (8th edn,.OUP, 2020)

S. R. Kyd, T. Elliott and M. A. Walters Clarkson and Keating : Criminal Law (10th edn,Sweet and Maxwell  2020)

J. Horder, Ashworth’s Principles of Criminal Law, (9th edn, OUP, 2019)

J. Loveless, M.Allen,C. Derry, Complete Criminal Law, (7th edn., OUP, 2020).

D Ormerod and K Laird Smith, Hogan, & Ormerod's Criminal Law  15th ed. (OUP, 2018)

N. Monaghan, Criminal Law Directions, 6th ed. (OUP, 2020).