Course Number: SHSS 3401 (1.60 CEUs/16 Hours)
This class introduces the student to the field of Crime Analysis and explains the five steps in the data analysis process. These include data collection, collation, analysis, dissemination and feedback/evaluation. Where to find sources of criminal justice information, how to collect general and specific crime data, how to create data tracking matrices, how to use data to determine the emergence of new crime problems, and how to prepare basic charts, graphs, and crime and intelligence analysis reports will be introduced. The techniques to properly communicate findings to those within and external to the law enforcement agency will also be discussed.
Please note: Students must register no later than 2 business days prior to the
course start date.
If you missed the registration window or have any questions, please contact EIP Student Services at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Criminal Intelligence Analysis
Instructor: C. Mason
Course part of: Crime & Intelligence Analysis Certificate | CSUF
In addition to the virtual class sessions, students will also be required to complete coursework asynchronously (on their own time). Please be advised that a username and password will be required in order to access course materials posted in Canvas for this course. If you have never logged into the CSUF Portal, you must log in with your CWID and temporary PIN# at http://my.fullerton.edu to create your CSUF Portal account prior to the first day of class. This process will allow you to create a CSUF username and password. Please click on the "Current Student Resources" tab and then "Program and Course Policies" and "Computer Access" for more information. If you have any questions, please contact EIP Student Services at email@example.com or (657) 278-2611.
Required -Crime Analysis: First Report to Final Arrest (ISBN 0963477307); and Crime Analysis: First Report to Final Arrest: Study Guide and Workbook (ISBN 0963477359). Please purchase required textbooks in advance, from the Titan Shop. Available at http://www.titanshops.com/. The Titan Shop can be reached at 657-278-3418. **Please be advised that reading assignments will be emailed to students 1 week before the start of class. Should you have any questions, please contact Chloe Medina at firstname.lastname@example.org.**