Certificate in Criminology
Anyone have questions regarding the Certificate in Criminology can now contact the new coordinator for the program:
Dr. Rose Ricciardelli
Office: AA 4064
Phone: 864 7446
The Certificate in Criminology is designed for members of the community who have a special interest in the structure and administration of criminal justice. The program is of particular interest to persons engaged in law enforcement, corrections and rehabilitation.
Regulations for the Certificate in Criminology
To be eligible for the Certificate in Criminology a student must complete the following:
- Fifteen credit hours including Psychology 1000; Sociology 1000, 3290, 3395; and one of Political Science 1000, 1010, 2800.
- Six credit hours chosen from the following where a maximum of 3 credit hours can be in one subject area:
- Two Criminology courses - for the 2012-2013 academic year two criminology courses will be substituted as follows: CRIM 1303 with Police Studies 2200; CRIM 3301 with Police Studies 3000.
Archaeology 2492; Political Science 2100, 2800, 3610, 3820; Psychology 2012, 2100, 2800, 3533, 3640; the former Social Work 2510, the former Social Work 3510, 3721, 4612, 5112; Sociology 2100, 2230, 2250, 3120.
In some cases, a student may substitute one optional course not listed above, that has relevance to their area of speciality and to the field of criminology. A student may submit his/her request, in writing, to the Coordinator of the Certificate Program. The Coordinator will consider the request. Permission to substitute must be obtained prior to the student enrolling in or completing the course.
Students should consult with the certificate coordinator regarding program information and course requirements.
For detailed course descriptions on courses offered, please refer to the online University Calendar at http://www.mun.ca/regoff/calendar