This course offers an historical and contemporary examination of criminology. It provides a foundation of terms and concepts commonly used in the field as well as a look at how thoughts on crime, criminals and criminal justice have developed in Canada.
- Total Hours: 45
Lecture Hours: 45
This course is offered online:
After successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:
- Define the terms commonly used in criminology.
Describe the relationship between criminology and other academic disciplines.
Summarize the history and evolution of criminological theories to present day.
Describe the nature and extent of crime in Canada.
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Associate of Arts Degree
Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.