Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Psychology and Criminology
The Psychology and Criminology combined program is offered jointly through our Department of Psychology and Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology. This combined program gives students the opportunity to explore facets of both programs.
Our Psychology courses cover such topics as: memory, motivation, and decision making; how the attitudes and actions of other people influence us; the origins and treatment of mental illness; human development from birth to death; and the way our cultural backgrounds shape the way we think and behave.
As well, our Criminology program has the distinct virtue of being situated in an interdisciplinary department and, thus, uniquely provides students with both breadth and depth of knowledge. It has produced many distinguished graduates.
Criminology systematically examines criminal activity, legal issues, policing, regulation, the criminal justice system, and security as major factors in society. It focuses on the causes, consequences, and control of crimes, illegalities and wrongdoings, criminal law, policing, prosecution, sentencing, punishment, and deviance.
Minimum Admission Average: 70%
ENG4U is required.
- Social research agencies (public, private and community sectors)
- Government (policy and research)
- Business (research and analysis, human resources, project management)
- Health Care and Community Agencies
Psychology Program Guide
Criminology Program Guide
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