Dec 06, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

CRJ 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice

3 Credit(s)
This course provides an introduction to the purpose and functions of the criminal justice system. It includes a description of the police, courts, and corrections at the local, state, and federal levels. Attention will be given to important terminology, concepts, and models necessary for the study of criminal justice. Discussions will include the history of justice in America, as well as contemporary issues and problems influencing society’s ability to effectively control crime and achieve justice. Three lecture hours per week. CRJ major requirement.