Curriculum Guideline

Criminology (Diploma)

Effective Date:
Program Code
DPCRIM
Discontinued
No
Program
Faculty
Humanities & Social Sciences
Department
Criminology
Credential Type
Diploma
Transcript Title
Criminology Diploma
Date of First Offering
Start Term
200210
End Term
201620
Credential
Diploma in Criminology
Length of Program
Four semesters
Credits
60.00
Admissions Requirements

General College Admission Requirements

Curriculum Framework

The student must successfully complete 60 credits of university transfer courses. Program requirements are as follows:

  1. Core Courses (33 credits)
    CRIM 1100, CRIM 2140, CRIM 1150, CRIM 1160, CRIM 2260
    CRIM 1120 or CRIM 1170
    CRIM 2251 or CRIM 2252
    ENGL 1130 (recommended) or one of ENGL 1101, ENGL 1102, ENGL 1106, ENGL 1107, ENGL 1109, ENGL 1112, ENGL 1118, ENGL 1151. 
    PHIL 1101, PHIL 1102, PHIL 1103, (or PHIL 1152), or PHIL 1201 (choose one)
    PSYC 1100
    SOCI 1125
  2. Four (4) Criminology courses (total of 12 credits) of students choice (can be any lower or upper division Criminology course provided pre-requisites are completed).
  3. Electives (15 credits), including at least six credits of non-Criminology courses. Course options outside the criminology discipline include any university transferable course. The following are suggested as relevant to the Criminology diploma:
    ANTH 1100, ANTH 1120, ANTH 1160
    GEOG 1100, GEOG 1160, GEOG 1180
    HIST 1113, HIST 1114
    IDST 1100, IDST 1110
    POLI 1102, POLI 2202
    SOCI 2230, SOCI 2240, SOCI 2250
    CSIS 1110