CRIM.602 Nature and Extent of Crime and Criminals

Nature and Extent of Crime and Criminals

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 37084
Status Active

Exposes students to the major measurement methods for the incidence of crime and prevalence of criminals. Students will become versed in using data derived from any of the three primary sources of crime statistics: police-based measures (UCR, NIBRS), victim surveys (NCVS), and self-reports of criminal behavior (Monitoring the Future, National Youth Survey).

Pre/Co-Requisites: PhD Students only Pre-req