May 22, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalogue 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalogue Archived Catalogue

SOC 255 - Criminology

May not be taken for credit if student has already completed SOC 256  or CRM 256 . The scientific study of the nature, extent, correlates and etiology of crime, with an emphasis on sociological theories of crime. Topics include crimes against persons and property, public order crimes, and both informal and formal reactions to crime.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite Courses: SOC 105  or CRM 105 
University Studies: Approaches and Perspectives/Understanding Human Institutions and Behaviors
Crosslisting: CRM 255 
Course Repeatability: Course may not be repeated. Maximum Repeatable Hours: 3

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