The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following: lectures, computer labs as well as practical exercises, and may include guest speakers, audio-visual presentations, and projects/presentations by students.
Evaluation will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. Evaluation will be based on the course objectives. The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific evaluation criteria at the beginning of the semester.
At the conclusion of the course the successful student will be able to:
Texts and materials will be updated periodically as needed. An example of materials used are:
Boba, Rachel. Crime Analysis with Crime Mapping. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, Inc. 2012, (3rd Ed).
Westphal, Christopher. Data Mining for Intelligence, Fraud & Criminal Detection: Advanced Analytics & Information Sharing Technologies. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press (Taylor Francis Group), 2009.
Heuer, Richard J. Psychology of Intelligence Analysis. New York, NY: Novinka Books, 2006.
Courses listed here must be completed either prior to or simultaneously with this course:
Courses listed here are equivalent to this course and cannot be taken for further credit:
This course is not required for any other course.
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 3XXX (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG CRIM 2XXX (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU CRIM 2XX (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 3XXX (3)||2015/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 2XXX (3)||2011/09/01 to 2015/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU HUMA 3XX (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO SOCI 2nd (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||No credit||2011/09/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV CRIM 393 (3)||2011/09/01 to 2012/12/31|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC SOCI 3XX (1.5)||2011/09/01 to -|