Criminology The Core by Larry Siegels, Wadsworth 2002
Mind of a Killer, supplemental CD Rom from Siegels Text.
Current issues and trends in criminal justice with emphasis on group discussion. Each student will be required to prepare, submit and defend a senior thesis. Successful completion of the thesis is mandatory. This course will satisfy the EN306 requirement for Criminal Justice majors. Pre-requisites: EN105, EN106, passing the WCT and senior standing. 3:0:3
This is an individual instruction. Instructor will meet one on one with the student each week. Assignments and exams will be given during the eight weeks. Review of work and discussion of topics will be the primary educational philosophy used.
The student completing this course will be able to demonstrate his/her knowledge in the criminal justice field through submissionof a 15 page thesis.
Students will be required to research and submit date and information on four cases. Depth and breadth of submissions will be the basis of assessment.
100 points for each submission. Four cases x 100 = 400 total points earned for the course.
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Points will be deducted at 2 per day for late submissions.
Week One: assignment and research of subject one.
Week Two: submissin and review of assignment one 100 points.
Week Three: Assignment and research of subject two.
Week Four: Submission of work on assignment one and assessment.
Week Five: assignment and research on subject three.
Week Six: submission of work and assessment of week five.
Week Seven: assignment and reaseach on subject four.
Week Eight: submission of work and assessment of week seven
Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing.
Park University 2004-2005 Undergraduate Catalog Page 101
Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2004-2005 Undergraduate Catalog Page 100
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