This class provides an overview of violent crime in America. It will offer the student readings which incorporate research on violence, theoretical causes of violent crime, and the application of current knowledge to social policy. Course topics include the patterns of violent crime, theoretical explanations of violence, prevention of violent crime, and the punishment/treatment of violent offenders.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00


Summer 2024 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Violent Crime Abigail Kolb Distance E01 external Syllabus via Concourse External Resource