Course Code: CMRJ203 Course ID: 2527 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course will provide an in-depth overview of the concepts and theories associated with being a patrol officer. The student will become familiar with aspects of community-oriented policing; problem-oriented policing, civil liability, ethics and day-to-day police activities that make patrol work the backbone of law enforcement.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|11/30/20 - 04/30/21||05/03/21 - 06/27/21||Spring 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|12/28/20 - 06/04/21||06/07/21 - 08/01/21||Spring 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|01/25/21 - 07/02/21||07/05/21 - 08/29/21||Summer 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
|02/22/21 - 07/30/21||08/02/21 - 09/26/21||Summer 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|03/29/21 - 09/03/21||09/06/21 - 10/31/21||Summer 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/26/21 - 10/01/21||10/04/21 - 11/28/21||Fall 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to
CO1: Identify historical events and figures that have contributed to the present-day patrol officer
CO2: Discuss the roles and responsibilities of a patrol officer and the programs they must typically manage to reduce the problems associated with loss of life and property
CO3: Analyze the principles of patrol procedures and the methods that will enable them to protect life and property.
CO4: Outline contemporary legal and other issues that impact the day-to-day duties of a patrol officer
CO5: Identify and counter specialized problems associated with patrol procedures
CO6: Discuss community policing tactics
Instructions and grading expectations for all forums will appear in the Forums section of the course site.
Instructions and grading expectations for all assignments will appear in the Assignments section of the course site.
Instructions and grading expectations for all exams will appear in the Tests & Quizzes section of the course site.
|Forum Week #1||6.50 %|
|Forum Week #2||6.50 %|
|Forum Week #3||6.50 %|
|Forum Week #5||6.50 %|
|Forum Week #6||6.50 %|
|Forum Week #7||6.50 %|
|Research Paper||20.00 %|
|Week 7 - Research Paper||20.00 %|
|Mid-Term Exam||20.00 %|
|Final Exam||20.00 %|
Weekly lessons and assigned readings are available in the course site.
|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.*|
Not current for future courses.