Criminology and Criminal Justice

CRIM1603Introduction to Criminology (Cross-Listed: SOCI 1603)3 ch (W)
Explore the subject matter of criminology and its relationship to other academic disciplines. Examine different concepts and terms commonly used in criminology, the relationship between theory and practice, the history and evolution of criminological thought, and methods of investigation into criminal behaviour. The practical applications of criminology and the foundations of a modern criminal justice policy is also discussed. NOTE: Credit can be obtained for only one of CRIM 1603, SOCI 1603, and SOCI 3603.