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Course Details

Course Code: CMRJ201 Course ID: 2533 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

The course will provide the student with an overview of the American criminal justice system as an interdisciplinary social science involving aspects of criminology, sociology, law, and political science. This course will also examine the complexity of the American Criminal Justice System through its administrative process.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session
08/29/2022 - 02/03/2023 02/06/2023 - 04/02/2023 February Winter 2023 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:

After successfully completing this course the student will be able to, among other things:

CO1: Examine the organizational structure and the administration process of the U.S. justice system.

CO2: Differentiate among the various components that influence the administration of the criminal justice system.

CO3: Describe the use of force and the use of discretion in criminal investigation.

CO4: Examine the administration of the courts when addressing sentencing alternatives.

CO5: Analyze the American correctional system and its use of alternative programs when administrating justice.

CO6: Identify common ethical issues that occur within the criminal justice system.

Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:

After successfully completing this course the student will be able to, among other things:

CO1: Examine the organizational structure and the administration process of the U.S. justice system.

CO2: Differentiate among the various components that influence the administration of the criminal justice system.

CO3: Describe the use of force and the use of discretion in criminal investigation.

CO4: Examine the administration of the courts when addressing sentencing alternatives.

CO5: Analyze the American correctional system and its use of alternative programs when administrating justice.

CO6: Identify common ethical issues that occur within the criminal justice system.

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.