2015 - 2016 Catalog
SOCI 2336 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, RLC
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: The course surveys various theories of crime, with an emphasis on understanding the social causes of criminal behavior. The techniques for measuring crime as a social phenomenon and the characteristics of criminals are examined. This course addresses crime types (such as consensual or white-collar crimes), the criminal justice system, and other social responses to crime. (3 Lec.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 4504015125