Course Information
Course Code WGST 3P82
(also offered as SOCI 3P82)
Course Title Women and Crime
Description Feminist criminological theory and selected topics on crime, prisons and the Canadian criminal justice system as they pertain to women. Topics may include female crime rates, violence by and against women, prostitution, drug use, girl gangs, women's prisons, women police officers, women in the security sector, women and terrorism, and Domestic Violence Courts.
Course Format Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
Restrictions open to WGST (single or combined), WISE (single or combined), SOCI (single or combined) majors, WGST, WISE, CRMR and SOCI minors until date specified in Registration guide. Students must have a minimum of 7.0 overall credits or 2.0 SOCI credits above SOCI 1F90.
Prerequisite(s) one of WGST (WISE) 1F90, 2P00, SOCI 1F90.
Exclusions Completion of this course will replace previous assigned grade and credit obtained in WISE 3P82.