Diploma in Criminology
The Diploma in Criminology program consists of 10.0 credits, including no more than 4.0 at the 100 level. The diploma program can be taken on a part-time or full-time basis.
6.0 credits Criminology, 2.5 credits Contemporary Studies, 1.5 Elective credits
Required Courses in Criminology (6.0 credits):
CC100 - Introduction to Criminology
CC210 - Psychology of Crime
CC300 - Theories of Crime
CC302/LY302 - Crime and the Justice System
CC400 - Advanced Criminological Theory
3.5 Elective credits in Criminology
Required Courses in Contemporary Studies (2.5 credits):
CT121 - The World in the 21st Century
CT122 - Social and Political Thought
CT220 - Contemporary Studies Methodologies
CT345 - Applied Democracy
0.5 Senior CT Credit
1.5 Elective Credits
Students must complete 6.0 credits at Wilfrid Laurier University after admission to the program.
- Students must attain a minimum cumulative GPA of 6.0 to graduate.
- Students who wish subsequently to be registered in a degree program may be granted advanced standing toward the degree, subject to senate and faculty regulations.
Editorial Change: Program Approved by MTCU; September 21, 2012.