JUST2204 Victimology & Victim Services

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CRS Acad Level: UG

Course #: JUST2204

Credits: 3

Term: Fall

About the Course:

This course examines the foundations and historical background of victimology, the victim’s rights movement and victim’s services. New developments in the field of victim assistance will be examined. Specific subject areas of victimization will be studied, including homicide, rape, and helping the helpers (victims’ service providers). Throughout the course, current literature and documents on victim’s rights and services for the 21st century will be emphasized and studied. Course is especially appropriate for Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, and Psychology majors.
Meets the requirement for Criminal Justice, Psychology and Social Science elective.

Course offered: Fall.