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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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IDS 323 - Dangerous Women: Mad, Bad or Misunderstood

Violent crimes are generally associated with men; however, more and more women are becoming dangerous criminals. This class examines different theories behind violent women. Material will include cases of real-life female criminals, as well as fictional representations in movies and television.

Prerequisites: PSY 101 or SOC 107.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Ability to identify the various theories relating to violent behavior in women.
  • Increased ability to critically analyze and discuss controversial topics and actively participate in group discussions with peers and professor.
  • Produce interdisciplinary research and persuasively argue a position based on this research.
  • Ability to create dynamic presentations around a central theme.

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