Justice Studies
Term : Summer 2014
Catalog Year : 2013-2014

JUS 110 - Introduction To Criminal Justice

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Description: This course provides an overview of developments and trends of the U.S. Criminal Justice System, the philosophy of criminal law, theories of deviance, and the nature and extent of crime in America. Students will examine contemporary issues defining criminal law, the enforcement of law, policing strategies, judicial systems, sentencing strategies, correctional practices, and emerging forms of justice. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Requirement Designation: Social and Political Worlds

Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Critical Thinking