Course Information
Course Code PSYC 4P72
Course Title Psychology of Violent Predators
Description Multi-disciplinary approach in an effort to understand the psychology of criminals who engage in predatory violence, including serial killers, mass murderers, child molesters, and rapists. Theories, concepts and research from the fields of psychology, sociology, criminology and criminal justice that social scientists employ to understand and respond to violent criminals.
Course Format Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
Restrictions open to PSYC (single or combined) majors and minors who hold a minimum of 13.0 overall credits or 5.0 PSYC credits above PSYC 1F90.
Prerequisite(s) PSYC 3F20 or 3P53.