Curriculum Guideline

Criminal Justice Studies

Effective Date:
Program Code
CTCRIM
Program
Faculty
Humanities & Social Sciences
Department
Criminology
Credential Type
Certificate
Transcript Title
Criminal Justice Certificate
Date of First Offering
Start Term
200210
End Term
201620
Institutional Unit
Criminology
Credential
Certificate in Criminal Justice Studies
Length of Program
Two semesters
Credits
30.00
Admissions Requirements

General College Admission Requirements

Curriculum Framework

Graduation Requirements

Effective for Summer 2017 graduation, a minimum of 50% of the required program courses must be taken at Douglas College.

Semester I

Course Title Credits
*CRIM 1100 Introduction to the Criminal Justice System 3
*PSYC 1100 An Introduction to Psychology I 3

*ENGL 1130

Academic Writing 3
*SOCI 1125 Social Processes 3
*CRIM 1120 Introduction to Policing 3
   
    15

Semester II

*CRIM 1160 The Canadian Legal System 3
*CRIM 1170 Introduction to Corrections 3
CRIM Elective   3
CRIM Elective   3
Any University Transfer course   3
   
    15

*Required core courses.

**Criminology electives can be any lower- or upper-level Criminology course provided the prerequisites have been completed.