Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

AJS 225 * Criminology (3)

Prerequisite(s): ENG 101 and either RDG 122 or exemption.

Recommended Preparation: SOC 101 or PSY 101.

This course is the study of deviance and society's role in defining behavior. It covers theories of criminality and the economic, social, and psychological impact of crime, victimization, and relationships between statistics and crime trends.

3 hours lecture.