University of Houston-Victoria



Criminal Justice (CRIJ)

CRIJ 6300:    Selected Topics in Criminal Justice.

Cr. 3. (3-3-0).  
Topics to be related to the criminal justice field.

CRIJ 6322:    Criminological Research Design & Quantitative Analysis

Cr. 3. (3-3-0). Prerequisite(s):  Graduate Student, College Algebra, and 3 hours of statistics at any college level.
Methods and techniques of research and research design; conducting and assessing research in the criminal justice agency management environment; and the use of descriptive and inferential statistics and computer applications as used in criminal justice research.

CRIJ 6330:    Advanced Criminology

Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
History of criminological thought, etiology of criminal behavior, and analysis and evaluation of contemporary criminological theories.

CRIJ 6331:       Advanced Patterns & Typologies

Cr. 3. (3-3-0).    
Patterns of criminal behavior, career criminal data, and systematic classification of criminal behavior.  Emphasis placed on serial murder and forensic techniques.

CRIJ 6332:    Advanced Criminal Justice Administration

Cr. 3. (3-3-0). Prerequisite(s): Graduate Student
Study of contemporary theories of management and supervision from an interpersonal relations standpoint. Emphasis on establishing and maintaining effective communications and a supportive environment.