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CJS-136 History of Homicide

Provides a historical examination and analysis of homicide. Explores the differences between homicide and murder and analyzes the different degrees of murder. Examines theories on the motives for homicide, murder, mass murder and serial murders. Studies the historical application of the law to homicide and murder cases. Explores how well the criminal justice system works with homicide and other capital crimes. Examines the detection, investigation and prosecution of murder cases including the analysis of forensic evidence in homicide cases to determine cause of death. Note: Credit will not be given for CJS 136 and also LGS 136.

Term: Spring 2023

Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits

Section: 001

Ways to take the class: Face-to-face

Days: MW

Time: 2:00PM to 3:30PM

Start Date: 02/06/2023

End Date: 05/21/2023

Location: Arnold Campus

Room: CRSC 251 Building:
Careers Center

Instructor: Arnold K Adkins

Class Size: 25