CRIM-103 - Psychological Explanations of Criminal And Deviant Behaviour

Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 45 hours Prerequisites: Minimum 65% in either English 12, English Studies 12, English First Peoples 12, ENGL 090, or equivalent. CRIM 101, PSYC 101 and 102 are recommended. Delivery Method: On-campus, Online Cost: $351.12 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/CRIM103.pdf

This course is an introduction to biological, psychiatric, psychological and social/environmental explanations of criminal and deviant behaviour.  This course explores specific types of behaviours such as violent offences (homicide), sexual offences and family violence through a psychological lens. The unique nature and needs of Indigenous, female, youth, and mentally ill offenders will also be explored.