Introductory Courses: 1000-Level

Criminal Justice

CJ-1002(3) Introduction to Criminal Justice:

This course surveys the contemporary criminal justice system from the initial contact with the offender through prosecution, disposition, incarceration, and release to the community. Emphasis is on the role of the police, prosecution, and corrections as well as their policies and practices relative to the offender. Legal, empirical and sociological materials will be covered.

 *Students who have taken CJ-1101/6 Intro Criminal Justice do not have to take CJ-1002. Students may not hold credit for both CJ-1101 and CJ-1002.

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