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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:

2. Course Prefix & Number:
SOCL 2405

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

Students will study the nature and origins of crime, past and present theories of crime, the social construction of criminality, the social costs of incarceration, and cross-cultural strategies for addressing crime issues and decriminalization of consensual crimes.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading College Level CLC or Reading College Level Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

SOCL 2405 - Criminology

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

SOCL 2405 - Criminology

There are no corequisites for this course.