INTRO TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE

An introduction to the history and contemporary issues of the criminal justice system (law enforcement, courts, and corrections) in the United States. Topics surveyed include the system¿s history, constitutional limitations, philosophical background, and the system¿s process. Prerequisite: SOC 101 with a minimum grade of "C."

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
SOC
Course Number: 
259
Academic Program(s): 
Sociology
Criminal Justice