CRI350H1: Understanding Criminological Research

Hours: 
36L

An introduction to social science research methods used by criminologists and to the statistical analysis of criminological data. An understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of published criminological research is developed. Specific technical issues related to sampling, measurement, and data analysis are taught in the context of examining ways of answering research questions.

Prerequisite: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)