Examines sociological and psychological evidence that can be useful in the context of criminal investigations. Explores the types of questions that profiling attempts to answer; the aspects of crimes, crime scenes, and criminals that profilers are interested in; and, the general types of information often contained within criminal profiles. Concludes by looking at specific types of crimes for which profilers are sometimes employed, including sociological and psychological characteristics of serial arsonists, rapists, and murders.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00


Spring 2023 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Criminal Profiling Mindy Bernhardt Carrollton 101 external Syllabus via Concourse External Resource