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Course Code: CMRJ202 Course ID: 2543 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course will explore the stresses of law enforcement, specific stress factors in law enforcement (i.e., shift work, hazards and dangers, dealing with death and severe injury, post-shooting trauma, testifying in court, and undercover work). Methods and techniques for reducing stress will be discussed as will applying these techniques in the field.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

At the conclusion of this course students will be able to:

CO1: Explore the major causes of stress for law enforcement personnel.

CO2: Compare and contrast the differences between positive and negative stress experienced by law enforcement.

CO3: Identify health risks commonly associated with stress experienced by law enforcement.

CO4: Summarize the complexities faced by law enforcement personnel when seeking assistance for stress related issues.

CO5: Evaluate approaches to managing stress in a law enforcement agency.

CO6: Recognize symptoms of stress experienced by law enforcement personnel.

CO7: Evaluate coping strategies for managing individual and organizational stress.

Forums

Instructions and grading expectations for all forums will appear in the Forums section of the course site.

Assignment(s)

Instructions and grading expectations for all assignments will appear in the Assignments section of the course site.

Exam(s)

Instructions and grading expectations for all exams will appear in the Tests & Quizzes section of the course site.

NameGrade %
Introduction Forum Assignment 1.00 %
Introduction Forum Assignment 1.00 %
Forum Assignments 59.00 %
Week 1 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Week 2 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Week 3 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Week 4 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Week 5 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Week 6 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Week 7 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Week 8 Forum Assignment 7.38 %
Mid - Term Exam 20.00 %
Mid -Term Exam 20.00 %
Final Exam 20.00 %
Final Exam 20.00 %

At the conclusion of this course students will be able to:

CO1: Explore the major causes of stress for law enforcement personnel.

CO2: Compare and contrast the differences between positive and negative stress experienced by law enforcement.

CO3: Identify health risks commonly associated with stress experienced by law enforcement.

CO4: Summarize the complexities faced by law enforcement personnel when seeking assistance for stress related issues.

CO5: Evaluate approaches to managing stress in a law enforcement agency.

CO6: Recognize symptoms of stress experienced by law enforcement personnel.

CO7: Evaluate coping strategies for managing individual and organizational stress.

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.