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CRIM-105 - Criminology
Criminology introduces students to the basic theories, fundamental facts, and problems associated with the science of criminology, while providing a systematic basis for the study of criminals and criminal behavior as it relates to the criminal justice system in America. Prerequisite: eligibility for ENGL-101. Three hours lecture each week. Three credits. Three billable hours. GENERAL EDUCATION
Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Criminal Justice, Gen Ed Social & Behav Sciences, General Education Elective
Subject:
Criminal Justice*
Prerequisites:
Please see course description for all prerequisites.
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
Course Objectives: 1. Summarize what criminology is and what criminologists do globically to reduce crime. (GE4, GE8, PG4) 2. Examine the various methods used to collect and disseminate crime data. (GE4 , PG3) 3. Apply the various theories of crime causation. (GE3, GE4, PG2, PG3) 4. Solve various aspects of violent and non-violent crime. (GE7, PG3) 5. Critique the impact of technology on criminal behavior.(GE4, GE5) 6. Interpret the various types of crime control strategies. (GE1, GE4, GE7) 7. Research and present information on a course related topic. (PG1, PG4, PG3, GE1, GE3, GE4, GE7)and coherent manner.
CRIM-105
Criminology
Course: CRIM-105 - Criminology

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