Crime, Law, and Social Justice Studies

(19-20 semester hours)

For information, contact the Department of Sociology and Gerontology, 375 Upham Hall (513-529-2628).

The Minor in Crime, Law & Social Justice Studies (SJS) offers a sociologically-based foundation of knowledge and skills to examine the essential connections between social norms, their transgression, and efforts to maintain justice in the criminal justice and juridical spheres.

Program Requirements:

All of these:

SJS/SOC 165 Introduction to Social Justice Studies (3)

SOC/SJS 323 Social Justice and Change (3)

SOC 352 Criminology (3)

Choose ONE of the following:

SOC 201 Social Problems (4)

SOC 202 Social Deviance (4)

Choose TWO of the following:

SOC/BWS 348 Race and Ethnic Relations (3)

SOC 409 Systems of Justice (3)

SOC 410 Topics in Criminology (3)

SOC 412 Sociology of Law (3)

SOC 413 Juvenile Delinquency (3)

SOC 440C Field Experience in Sociology (4-12)

SOC/FSW 451 Family Violence (3)

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