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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.

Term: Fall 2020

Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits

Section: 276

Ways to take the class: Online

Days: Varies

Time: Varies

Start Date: 10/26/2020

End Date: 12/19/2020

Location: Online

Room: TBA

Instructor: TBA

Class Size: 25