Undergraduate Course Catalog 2007-2008

COURSE: 81-357 Victims and Victimization (3)

This course provides a comprehensive review of crime victimization.  Students examine the level of victimization, characteristrics relating to the victims of crime, the dynamics of the victim/offender relationship in various types of crime, and the consequences of crime victimization.  The response by criminal/social justice agencies to victimization and the services provided are also examined.