Victims and Victimology

Course Number: CLS 708
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor:
  • Dr. Carol Clark
This course will define the terms related to victims and victimology. Students will learn to recognize types of victims and issues specific to type. Content will include bias toward victims, victim-blaming, and issues between victims and the criminal justice system; it will also cover the process of restorative justice. Students will learn to utilize a variety of interventions appropriate to victim type.