cj 499 unit 9 assignment

PowerPoint Assignment: Transnational Crime

Make sure to have at least 3 references and at least 12 slides not including the title and reference slide.Make sure you put main points in the slides and then use speaker notes to further explain the slides.Do not just retype what the slides say.

Explore a culture that has been linked to criminal behavior. At one time or another all cultures have had some link to criminal behavior, whether that’s organized crime, drug trafficking, terrorism, or civil disobedience. In a 12 – 15 PowerPoint slide presentation (excluding title and reference slides) complete the following:

 Identify one culture or ethnicity that has ties to transnational crime, and describe its links to criminal behavior.

 Evaluate its role in transnational crimes.

 Analyze and explain how this culture or ethnicity has had an impact on systems of justice.

Be sure to discuss the role that socialization and religion play in shaping the beliefs of this culture. Provide examples determining why these beliefs are formed, and how culture and religion shaped these beliefs.

Student Checklist: Unit 9 PowerPoint Assignment

Criteria: Ask yourself the following questions.

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Yes Purpose

Did you identify all of the following related to a culture: 1. The culture’s influence on criminal behavior, 2. The culture’s influence on systems of justice, and 3. Its role in transnational crime?

Did you describe how a culture impacts all of the following: 1. Criminal behavior, 2. Systems of justice, and 3. Transnational crime?

Did you analyze and evaluate the beliefs of a culture and how they impacts all of the following: 1. Criminal behavior, 2. Systems of justice, and 3. Transnational crime?

Did you provide the minimum number of slides in accordance with the Assignment’s instructions?

Did you cite your sources?


Did you state the findings of the presentation concisely?

Did you support or oppose your position with insightful analysis?

Did you answer all the questions in a substantive manner?


Is your content accurate?

Is your content persuasive?

Is your content comprehensive enough to address the topic?


Did you prepare your presentation as a PowerPoint Presentation?

Did you name your file correctly?

Did you use APA format to cite your sources?

Did you check your presentation for spelling?

Did you check your presentation for grammatical errors?

Is your presentation the correct length?

You may consult the Library, the Internet, the textbook, other course material, and any other outside resources in supporting your task, using proper citations in APA style.