SO123

CJ123 – Criminology

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Course ID
CJ123
Department
Sociology
Level
Undergraduate
Semester
Spring 2023, Spring 2023: Term 2: January 9-March 3, Summer 2023, Summer 2023 Term 2: May 22 – July 14
Credit
3
Method
Online

CJ123 Criminology An introduction to the history, philosophy, and theory of crime and deviance. This course will explore the complexities and causation of crime and deviance. Students will focus on the sociological factors that influence deviance and popular approaches to understanding and responding to these behaviors. The course will explain the different types of crime: violent crime, property crime, white-collar crime, victimless crime, political crime, and organized crime.

Prerequisite: None

Required Text

CJ123 Criminology is equivalent to

  • Dodge City Community College – CJC219 Criminology or CJC220 Criminology & Deviance
  • Pratt Community College – SOC123 Criminology
  • Seward County Community College – CJ1803 Criminology

Please contact your school counselor if you have a question about the equivalency for this course.