News bits

College of Criminal Justice - Curriculum Description

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN CRIMINOLOGY

 

The field of Criminology is a study of crime and the various agencies of justice as they operate and react to crime, criminals and victims.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The program aims to:

  1. Foster the values of leadership, integrity, accountability and responsibility while serving their fellowmen, community and country;
  2. Prepare the students for careers in crime prevention, law enforcement, scientific crime detection and correctional administration;
  3. Encourage research and inquiry on the nature, causes, treatment or punishment of criminal behavior and how criminal justice agencies respond to crime, criminals and victims.

 

CURRICULUM DESCRIPTION

The B.S. Criminology has a total of 191 units and takes 4 years to complete. The program is comprised of the General Education components, professional courses and practicum (On-the-Job Training and/or Community Immersion).

B.S. Criminology students will undergo internship or on-the-job training and community immersion for one (1) semester on the fourth year of the program.

A graduate of B.S. Criminology needs to pass the Criminologists Licensure Examination in order to practice as a criminologist in the Philippines. The examination is given by the Board of Criminology under the supervision of the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC).

PROFESSIONAL SUBJECTS

  • Sociology of Crimes and Ethics
  • Law Enforcement Administration
  • Crime Detection and Investigation
  • Criminalistics
    • Ballistics
    • Polygraph
    • Dactyloscopy
    • Questioned Document
    • Police Photography
  • Criminal Law and Jurisprudence
  • Correctional Administration

 CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates of Criminology will have the following career opportunities in:

  • Social Worker
  • Correctional Treatment Specialist
  • Probation Officer
  • Paralegal
  • Police Officer
  • Fraud Investigator
  • Investigator
  • Claims Adjuster
  • Fingerprint Examiner
  • Questioned Document Examiner / Verifier
  • Polygraph Examiner
  • Security Officer / Consultant / Training Officer

 

 

Announcement

Copyright CvSU 2015. All rights reserved.
[Cavite State University | Indang, Cavite, Philippines]
[046-4150013 to 016]