Unit I Alternate Assignment: Theory:
Explain criminological theory. In your explanation, be sure to include the definition of a criminological theory, why there is not a single criminological theory to explain all crime, and how criminological theories play a role in crime prevention.
Your completed paper should be at least one page in length, not including the title and reference pages. You are required to use at least one outside source which should be cited and referenced according to APA format. If you need assistance, please contact the Writing Center or review the CSU Citation Guide. You will be graded on your introduction (20 points), quality of discussion (35 points), organization (15 points), writing mechanics (10 points), citations and references (10 points), and style and formatting (10 points). See more in the rubric about these.