Session 2

Reflections from delivering a criminology module in HMP Wandsworth Prison

Presenter:
Jenni Ward, Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Middlesex University London

Abstract:
This session reports on the delivery of a criminology module in Her Majesty’s Prison Wandsworth. The module brings students from university, and from within prisons to learn together, and from one another, in an innovative method of knowledge exchange and discussion. The session promotes the value of university and prison education partnerships for the individual, social, and institutional transformations activated through these working models.  

Key words:
Prison and university partnerships, education as transformative, learning together, criminology, diversity in education, social justice.