Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

CC210
Psychology of Crime
0.5 Credit

This course will explore sources of individual variation in criminal conduct from a psychological perspective. Students will be introduced to classic biological, developmental, cognitive, and psychiatric explanations of criminal behaviour. Course topics will focus on associations between criminality and genetics, brain functioning, psychophysiology, mental disorders, personality and moral development, and social learning.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
CC100.
Notes
Course title formerly "Theories of Criminal Conduct".