College of the Siskiyous

ADJ 2528 - Criminology

Online Course Information

Fall 2019 (Section #7045)

This course explores crime, criminals and the social context of crime by examining the theoretical explanations for criminal behavior. Emphasis is placed on crime causation and the influence of social structure, process, and conflict as they relate to criminal behavior. (AA, CSU) Advisory: ENGL 0850

Required Textbook

Criminology Today, by Schmalleger, 9th edition, Pearson, ISBN 978-0-13-474973-0.

Additional Information

This course will be taught using Canvas, our Learning Management System (LMS). Canvas will be utilized for submission of homework, quizzes, and other assignments.

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