The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following: lectures, audio visual aids, small group discussions, research projects and presentations.
Evaluation will be based on the course objectives and will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. This course will include multiple methods of evaluation including at least one written component. The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific criteria during the first week of classes.
An example of a possible evaluation scheme would be:
Written Components(s): (e.g. Essay, Policy or Case Analysis, Annotated Bibliography)
Tests: Midterm/Final or Multiple Tests throughout the term (which will include written components such as short answers/definitions or short/long essays, critique, case analysis)
Individual or Group Presentation
Attendance & Participation Tasks
An example of an evaluation scheme would be:
At the conclusion of the course the successful student will be able to:
Textbooks and Materials to be Purchased by Students
Texts will be updated periodically. Typical examples to choose from include:
O’Grady, William. (2011). Crime in Canadian Context – Debates and Controversies. Don Mills: Oxford University Press.
Sacco, Vincent F. (2011). The Criminal Event. An Introduction to Criminology in Canada. Scarborough: Nelson.
Schmalleger, Frank and Rebecca Volk. (2014). Canadian Criminology Today. Theories and Applications. Don Mills:
No prerequisite courses.
No corequisite courses.
No equivalent courses.
CRIM 2140, 2253, 2254, 3310, 3340, 3355, 3356, 3370, 3376, 3385, 4410, 4420, 4470
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Camosun College (CAMO)||CAMO CRIM 166 (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|Capilano University (CAPU)||CAPU CRIM 101 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|College of the Rockies (COTR)||COTR CRIM 101 (3)||2019/01/01 to -|
|Justice Institute of BC (JIBC)||JIBC LAWS 1203 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||KPU CRIM 1100 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG CRIM 1125 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|North Island College (NIC)||NIC CRM 101 (3)||2006/09/01 to -|
|Okanagan College (OC)||OC CRIM 111 (3)||2008/05/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU CRIM 101 (3), B-Soc||2004/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU SOCI 1XX (3)||2004/09/01 to 2010/08/31|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 1XXX (3), OL||2017/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 101 (3), OL||2004/09/01 to 2010/12/31|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 1XXX (3)||2010/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 1019 (3), OL||2011/01/01 to 2017/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU SOCI 1XX (3)||2004/09/01 to 2011/04/30|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU GENS 1XX (3)||2017/09/01 to -|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU HUMA 1XX (3)||2011/05/01 to 2017/08/31|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO ARTS 1st (3)||2005/05/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV ARTS 1st (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||UNBC SOSC 1XX (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV CRIM 100 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC SOCI 1XX (1.5)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Vancouver Island University (VIU)||VIU CRIM 101 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|