This course presents an overview of white collar crime. Students explore theories of white collar crime and corporate criminal liability. The investigation, prosecution and sentencing of white-collar offenders are examined. "Crime in the suites" is compared to "crime in the streets." Issues related to diversity are explored.
- Demonstrate written and oral communication skills, critical thinking and problem solving skills.
- Explain and analyze theories of white collar crime and corporate criminal liability.
- Identify and examine common forms of white collar crimes.
- Understand and evaluate issues presented in the investigation, prosecution and sentencing of white collar offenders.