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CRIM 101 - Introduction to Criminology
CRIM 101

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.

Credits:  3

Hours:
  • Total Hours: 45
  • Lecture Hours: 45
Total Weeks:  15

This course is offered online:  No

Prerequisites:  None

Learning Outcomes:
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.
Grading System:  Letters

Passing Grade:  D (50%)

Percentage of Individual Work:  100

Course Offered in Other Programs:  Yes

Other Programs: Associate of Arts Degree

Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists. 

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