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CPSS/316

Social Psychology and Criminal Behavior

Online

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$1194

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Course level: Undergraduate

This course provides a unified view of the field of social psychology as it relates to the development of criminogenic factors and criminal behavior. It presents the concepts of social influence and group think as they relate to human thoughts, feelings, and actions.

Prerequisites

None

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

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Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

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Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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