Course Information
Course Code SOCI 3P63
Course Title Crime, Surveillance and Security
Description Critical exploration of contemporary efforts to prevent crime, produce order and enhance security through decentralized and proactive initiatives. Conceptions of risk, order and disorder, community and security through examination of topics that may include gated communities, crime stoppers, community policing, urban planning and design, private policing, regulation of public space and surveillance technologies.
Course Format Lectures/seminar, 3 hours per week.
Restrictions open to SOCI (single or combined) majors 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 SOCI 2P33, 2P61, 2P62.