Subject: ADMJ

Course Number : 0206

Course Title:  CRIMINOLOGY

Course Description:

Examines the nature of criminal behavior, criminal law, and the American system of criminal justice. Sociological, biological, and psychological theories of criminal behavior are explored. Topics include the sociological impact of criminal behavior on contemporary society; issues of constitutional law and current issues in criminal justice. The relationship of the police, the courts, and correctional institutions to American society is also discussed.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  ADMJ 0101

Course Level: lower level