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Criminal Psychology and Behaviour

Available at: Online part-time

Overview

The psychology behind why individuals become criminals and why people are attracted to those with deviant behaviours will be studied.  This program will appeal to individuals who are working or volunteering in a corrections program, working or volunteering at a women's shelter, working with youth at risk or individuals who have a special interest in criminal psychology and behaviour.

To successfully complete the program, participants must complete six (6) compulsory courses.


IMPORTANT NOTES:

 

  • For your convenience, some online courses can be started at different times throughout the semester, just choose the course date that fits your schedule.
  • The demand for part-time courses has increased to the point that we recommend you register early to ensure your acceptance into the course.
  • Online courses are easily identified by CS at the beginning of the course code (i.e. CSSE 65 Accounting Basics 1)
  • Textbooks and additional materials may be required for these courses. YOU are responsible for purchasing your textbooks and any additional materials for all courses. Please make a note of your course code (CS##) and see the bottom of this page for book order procedure.

 Visit the Online and Continuing Education catalogue for course details and to register.

Highlights

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates from the program may find employment opportunities with policing in victim support and group homes. This program enhances the knowledge and skill set of individuals who work or want to work within human service, social work or legal and justice settings where an understanding in criminal behaviour would be an asset.

Program Name

Criminal Psychology and Behaviour

Program Code

B0471

Credential

Certificate

Start Dates

Continuous

Program Duration

Part-time

Location (Campus)

Online part-time

Canadian Fees

International Fees

Additional Costs

Scholarships and Bursaries

Program Outline

Required courses
CSMO 136 Criminal Psychology II - Criminal Minds
CSCL 33 Sexual Violence
CSMO 137 Domestic and Workplace Violence
CSCG 43 Cults and Terrorism
CSCL 34 Co-dependency as an Addiction
CSNC 12 Personality Psychology

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites

Health Requirements

Credit Transfer Opportunities

We have hundreds of opportunities with other post-secondary institutions in Canada and internationally for SLC graduates. These are specific to graduates from this program.

    For details on Credit Transfer within Ontario please visit: www.ontransfer.ca

    Testimonials

    St. Lawrence College's involvement in trades training provides a ready source for manufacturers to tap into as the need for skilled welders increases. In addition, the program has provided a welcome vehicle whereby current employers are able to upgrade or expand their weld trade background.

    Bert Croucher

    Program Contact

    Patricia Adams
    ontariolearn@sl.on.ca

    Carole Smith-Certificate Information
    CSmith@sl.on.ca

    Recruiting Contact

    Recruitment Office
    Dreamit@sl.on.ca

    Additional Information

    Book order procedure

    Advanced Standing