Description
Criminological Thought
3 Undergraduate Credits
A study of deviant behavior as it relates to the definition of crime, the derivation of crime statistics, theories of crime causation, and crime topologies. The history of criminology including traditional and contemporary schools of thought are included. Emphasis is on motivations, targets, opportunities, and the ability to commit crimes. One of two prerequisites for all Criminal Justice majors, Private Security Administration majors, and Criminal Justice minors.
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
CRJU 223
Academic Group
College of Beh and Social Scie
Academic Organization
Criminal Justice
Campus
Coppin State University