Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2008/2009
Canadian Excellence

Criminology Program

Program Co-ordinator - Criminology: Dr. Lauren Eisler, (519) 756-8228, ext. 5746, leisler@wlu.ca

 The Honours Criminology BA program and minor, and CC courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

The Brantford Campus has developed a broad, comprehensive Honours BA Criminology program, which will suit students who wish to use criminology as a basis for a variety of different career paths. Especially as students combine criminology with the contemporary studies program, they will emerge with solid critical thinking, communication and writing skills, and with significant credentials for advanced careers in criminology in Canada and beyond.

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CC Course Notes

The following CC courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
CC100 Introduction to Criminology 0.5
CC200 Youth Justice 0.5
CC201 Criminology and Contemporary Issues 0.5
CC202 Multiple Murder 0.5
CC203 Women, Law and Crime 0.5
CC204 Aboriginal Peoples and the Law 0.5
CC205 Gangsters, Goodfellas and Wiseguys: A Criminological Study of Organized Crime 0.5
CC210 Psychology of Crime [1] 0.5
CC211 Restorative Justice [2] 0.5
CC221 Applied Scientific Reasoning 0.5
CC233 Social Science Research Methods I 0.5
CC300 Theories of Crime 0.5
CC301 Law, Morality and Punishment 0.5
CC302 Crime and the Justice System 0.5
CC303 Victimology 0.5
CC304 Not in My Family: Alcoholism, Drug Abuse and Domestic Violence 0.5
CC305 Police and Society 0.5
CC306 Global Justice 0.5
CC307 Forensic Investigation 0.5
CC308 Corporate Deviance and Crime 0.5
CC309 Criminal Investigation and Technology 0.5
CC311 Crime, Media and the Law 0.5
CC312 Madness, Pollution and Crime 0.5
CC313 Mean Justice: Criminal Injustice, Ethics & Rights 0.5
CC314 Offender Rehabilitation 0.5
CC315 Evaluation Research 0.5
CC325 Crimes Against Humanity 0.5
CC326 Transitional Justice [3] 0.5
CC334 Social Science Research Methods II 0.5
CC360 The Aftermath of Violence 0.5
CC400 Advanced Criminological Theory [4] 0.5
CC401 Deviance and Diversity 0.5
CC402 Jurisprudence 1.0
CC404 Penology 0.5
CC405 Special Topics in Criminology 0.5
CC410 Directed Studies 0.5
CC420 Advanced Directed Studies in Criminology 1.0

Senate/Editorial Changes

  1. Senate Revisions April 7, 2008: CC210 title revised; effective Sept 1, 2008. 

  2. Senate Addition Jan 15, 2008: CC211 New course; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  3. Senate Addition Jan 15, 2008CC326/HR326 New course; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  4. Senate Revision March 3, 2008: CC400 prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2008.