Apr 04, 2020  
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CRJ 230 - Criminology


3 Credits

Provides an introduction to the study of crime, understanding the causes of crime, and examine, theoretical frameworks and theories to explain criminal behavior. Within a social context, consideration is given to how theories have emerged and understand how social context contributes to explanations of crime. Examination of the nature of crime, crime victimization, crime patterns, types of crime, crime statistics, and criminal behavior is also included.

Prerequisite(s): CCR 092  (or higher) or equivalent.