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Course Details

Course Code: CMRJ308 Course ID: 2539 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course concentrates on the major functions, structures and processes that underline ethical issues within the American Criminal Justice System. This course will explore the structure and nature of the various types of ethical debates within the American judicial system. There will be an assessment of the ethics in criminal justice, as it explores the issues of morality, virtue, honesty, and making ethical decisions in the United States criminal justice system. Assessments of various issues will be examined as they relate to decision making and ethics.

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

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

CO1: Describe ethics in the criminal justice system.

CO2: Explain the important role of accountability, supervision, and organizational culture in reducing unethical behavior.

CO3: Distinguish between ethical and unethical conduct.

CO4: Analyze the ethical challenges facing today’s modern criminal justice system.

CO5: Compare and contrast the concepts of ethical decision making within the leadership and management structure of the criminal justice system.

CO6: Explain ethical decision-making process in the criminal justice system.

CO7: Outline strategies employed by leaders in criminal justice organizations to effectively prevent ethics violations.

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

CO1: Describe ethics in the criminal justice system.

CO2: Explain the important role of accountability, supervision, and organizational culture in reducing unethical behavior.

CO3: Distinguish between ethical and unethical conduct.

CO4: Analyze the ethical challenges facing today’s modern criminal justice system.

CO5: Compare and contrast the concepts of ethical decision making within the leadership and management structure of the criminal justice system.

CO6: Explain ethical decision-making process in the criminal justice system.

CO7: Outline strategies employed by leaders in criminal justice organizations to effectively prevent ethics violations.

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.