Academic Term and Year
Area of Study
CRIJ, FSCI, SOC, SOCJ
Goal: The objectives for this course are for students to understand the causes of crime and why individuals commit crimes. Content: The focus of this course are theories of crime and of criminal behavior and the contexts (individual and societal characteristics, family, and neighborhood) associated with crime and offending. Taught: Annually, fall and spring. Prerequisite: CJFS 1120; or LGST 1110; or PSY 1330; or SOC 1110 . For criminal justice majors, it is strongly recommended that you complete CJFS 1140 prior to enrolling in this class.
Erickson, Gina, "CJFS3750-01.Criminology.F13.Erickson,Gina" (2013). Syllabi. 1713.