The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following:
Evaluation will be based on course objectives and will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific evaluation criteria at the beginning of the semester. Evaluation may be based on some of the following:
An example of a possible evaluation scheme would be:
|Midterm exams (2)||40%|
|Online discussion participation||10%|
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 are:
Williams, F. & McShane, M. (2013). Criminological Theory, 6th ed. Pearson, Boston.
Einstadter, W.J. & Henry, S. (2006) Criminological Theory: An Analyis of Its Underlying Assumptions, 2nd ed. Rowman & Littlefield, Lanhan.
Garland, D. (1993). Punishment and Modern Society: A Study in Social Theory. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Foucault, M. (1977). Discipline and Punish: The Birth of Prison. USA: Pantheon Books.
Additional texts may include:
Christie, N. (2004). A Suitable Amount of Crime. London: Routledge.
Course Reader compiled by instructor.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||KPU CRIM 3111 (3)||2006/09/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG CRIM 2XXX (3)||2006/09/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU CRIM 3XX (3)||2006/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 3XXX (3)||2011/01/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 3XX (3)||2006/09/01 to 2010/12/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU HUMA 3XX (3)||2011/05/01 to -|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU SOCI 3XX (3)||2006/09/01 to 2011/04/30|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||UNBC SOSC 3XX (3)||2006/09/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV CRIM 310 (3)||2006/09/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC SOCI 3XX (1.5)||2006/09/01 to -|
|Vancouver Island University (VIU)||VIU CRIM 2nd (3)||2006/09/01 to -|