CRIM 410 (01) - Introduction to Criminology

Introduction to Criminology

CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: Criminal Justice
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Term 1 (08/28/2023 - 10/20/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16448
This course introduces the learner to the field of criminology by reviewing the historical underpinnings of the modern-day study of crime and criminals, examining the theoretical causes of crime and criminality, and evaluating society's responses to crime. Learners are introduced to the sociological, biological, and psychological schools of criminological thought. Topics include crime statistics and social and legal mechanisms used to address criminal activity and the individual criminal.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Equivalent(s): CRIM 500G
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), HumanBehav&Social Sys (Gen Ed), EUNH
Instructors: Matthew Geoffroy

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 10/20/2023 Hours Arranged ONLINE