Criminology Diploma

The Criminology Diploma Program is designed to prepare students to enter the criminal justice field as practitioners or academics in a variety of occupations. Through the study of central issues in criminology and the structures and processes in the Canadian justice system, students learn about the complex problems encountered in the criminal justice field.

Course syllabus:

  1. Introduction to Policing

  2. Introduction to Corrections

  3. Psychological Explanations of Criminal Behaviour

  4. Sociological Explanations of Criminal Behaviour

  5. Critical Thinking

  6. Values and Contemporary Issues

  7. Knowledge, Reason and Experience

  8. Reality and Existence

  9. Logical Reasoning

  10. Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

  11. Introduction to Criminology

  12. The Canadian Legal System

  13. Interviewing and Professional Skills

  14. Criminal Law

  15. An Introduction to Psychology

  16. Social Processes