SOCI-220 - Sociological Explanations of Criminal And Deviant Behaviour

Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 45 hours Prerequisites: CRIM 101, SOCI 101 and SOCI 102 recommended Delivery Method: On-campus Cost: $365.28 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/SOCI220.pdf

This course critically investigates sociological perspectives on crime and deviance. This course explores both mainstream and critical theories and critically analyzes assumptions upon which each theory is based. Topics include: anomie, indigenous theories; neutralization, labelling, control, conflict, subculture, deterrence, and patriarchy, as they relate to crime and deviance.