Course description

This course introduces approaches to justice, including social, criminal and restorative. Central components of justice will be examined through social, political and economic issues. Approaches to justice will be critically appraised in relation to vulnerable populations. Criminal justice theories of punishment will be analyzed in comparison to social and restorative justice theories.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Starts: May. 8, 2023
Ends: Jun. 24, 2023
Day/Time: Wed. 8:00 am – 11:00 am Fri. 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Delivery: In Person
Campus: Kitchener - Doon
Cost: $307.50

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2023 registration opens July 24, 2023. Winter 2024 registration opens November 27, 2024.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery