MEDIA, CRIME AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

 

Subject: ADMJ

Course Number : 1305

Course Title:  Media, Crime and the Criminal Justice System

Course Description:

 

This course examines how mass media both reflect and shape popular notions of crime and justice, including policing, the judicial system, incarceration, and victimization. The theoretical intersection between criminality, crime, and the mass media will be explored, including ways in which the media contributes to the social construction of crime and justice.

 

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: upper level