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SOC 4192 : Advanced Seminar in Criminal Justice
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CJ-BA: Criminal Justice
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Long Course Title
Advanced Seminar in Criminal Justice
Short Course Title
Seminar in Criminal Justice
Number of Credits
Field Work (Internship)
Default Grading Method
seniors majoring in criminal justice
Repeatable for Credit?
SOC 1001 or SOC 1002; and SOC 1003; and SOC 2136 or SOC 2145
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Internship in a criminal justice agency; field placement in consultation with a faculty member is required before registration. Weekly seminar meetings, presentations, journal, and a paper are required.
The course has several objectives: to (1) provide advanced training in criminal justice, (2) give students hands-on experience while interning at an agency that deals with some aspect of criminal justice, (3) link the internship experience to larger issues in criminal justice, (4) improve writing and analytical skills, and (5) enhance critical evaluation of data and research methods.
Uploaded a Course Syllabus
FA13 SOC 4192 Weitzer.pdf
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
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