Course: CJS 326. Victimology (3)
Prerequisite: SOC 250 or CJS 102 or CJS 302 or permission of instructor. This course introduces the student to the field of victimology and will explore the extent, types, theories and effects of crime victimization. The criminal justice context of understanding victimization and effective approaches for working with crime victims will be a primary focus in this course and students will engage in application of material to cases and criminal justice-related practice.