- Offered: Contact department
- Prerequisites: CJ 110 and Junior standing or higher.
- Bulletin Year: 2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Bulletin
This course focuses on the relationship between media, crime and the criminal justice system. Television, film, newspaper, and internet/social media shape our ideas and responses while impacting the commission of crime. Key criminological theories and concepts are utilized to analyze the construction of crime news and other popular media representations.