This minor explores the issues associated with supporting crime victims as they navigate the criminal justice system. Students will study criminal behavior, the criminal justice system, and the issues of both child and adult victims of crime. NOTE: This minor may not be declared with the following majors: BS Human Services: Child Court Advocacy, BS Human Services: Adult Court Advocacy, BS Psychology: Child Court Advocacy, or BS Psychology: Adult Court Advocacy.
Students will have the opportunity to:
1. Identify the needs of crime victims (both child and adult).
2. Describe the behaviors of victims and criminals.