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2024 Spring: January 10 - May 7

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CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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20597 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Goodrich, Alison Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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20598 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Donald, Jennifer S Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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20648 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Barney, Brenda Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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20656 6383 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: McKee, Lindsey L Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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20671 6384 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Royster, Devearl R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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20899 6385 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Mc Manus, Lizbeth P Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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21033 6386 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Wall, Stephanie A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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21313 6387 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Wall, Kurt W Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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22279 6980 14 Feb 2024-09 Apr 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Jones, Derrick P Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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22280 6981 14 Feb 2024-09 Apr 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Pavlik, James L Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
22919 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Goodrich, Alison Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
22974 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Donald, Jennifer S Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
24005 7382 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Barney, Brenda Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
24006 7383 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Leigh, Oliver W Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
24007 7384 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Mc Manus, Lizbeth P Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
25422 4025 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open College Park (Hybrid)
Faculty: Leigh, Oliver W Bldg/Room: Atlantic building 2416 Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
25471 7665 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Milam, Michelle E Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Dorsey Station: Classroom assignments are subject to change. Please view the electronic board in the hallway for your classroom assignment.
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
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25757 6388 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Elliott, John R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 101 Introduction to Investigative Forensics (3)
A survey of the practical applications of forensic science. The aim is to learn to apply the scientific method to forensic evidence and distinguish between reality and popular misperceptions of the roles and importance of forensic science and its practitioners. Discussion covers the "CSI effect," the scientific method as it applies to forensic evidence, ethical practices, and legal aspects of the field. Topics include the definition of forensic science and how it has evolved, disciplines within the field, ethical codes, and case law.
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20726 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Dollinger, Marnie G Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 101 Introduction to Investigative Forensics (3)
A survey of the practical applications of forensic science. The aim is to learn to apply the scientific method to forensic evidence and distinguish between reality and popular misperceptions of the roles and importance of forensic science and its practitioners. Discussion covers the "CSI effect," the scientific method as it applies to forensic evidence, ethical practices, and legal aspects of the field. Topics include the definition of forensic science and how it has evolved, disciplines within the field, ethical codes, and case law.
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20753 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Johnson, Kathleen A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 101 Introduction to Investigative Forensics (3)
A survey of the practical applications of forensic science. The aim is to learn to apply the scientific method to forensic evidence and distinguish between reality and popular misperceptions of the roles and importance of forensic science and its practitioners. Discussion covers the "CSI effect," the scientific method as it applies to forensic evidence, ethical practices, and legal aspects of the field. Topics include the definition of forensic science and how it has evolved, disciplines within the field, ethical codes, and case law.
23012 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Blankenship, Susan E Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 101 Introduction to Investigative Forensics (3)
A survey of the practical applications of forensic science. The aim is to learn to apply the scientific method to forensic evidence and distinguish between reality and popular misperceptions of the roles and importance of forensic science and its practitioners. Discussion covers the "CSI effect," the scientific method as it applies to forensic evidence, ethical practices, and legal aspects of the field. Topics include the definition of forensic science and how it has evolved, disciplines within the field, ethical codes, and case law.
24036 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: O'Neill, Danielle L Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 105 Introduction to Criminology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An exploration of the nature and causes of crime and criminal behavior. Topics include what we rationally know about crime, theoretical explanations of criminal behavior, and how to conduct research to explore the nature and extent of crime and criminal behavior.
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20599 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Brooker, Dale J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 105 Introduction to Criminology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An exploration of the nature and causes of crime and criminal behavior. Topics include what we rationally know about crime, theoretical explanations of criminal behavior, and how to conduct research to explore the nature and extent of crime and criminal behavior.
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20601 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: McDonnell, Jacelyn A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 105 Introduction to Criminology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An exploration of the nature and causes of crime and criminal behavior. Topics include what we rationally know about crime, theoretical explanations of criminal behavior, and how to conduct research to explore the nature and extent of crime and criminal behavior.
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22362 6980 14 Feb 2024-09 Apr 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Bobys, Richard S Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 105 Introduction to Criminology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An exploration of the nature and causes of crime and criminal behavior. Topics include what we rationally know about crime, theoretical explanations of criminal behavior, and how to conduct research to explore the nature and extent of crime and criminal behavior.
22984 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Velez, Hector Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 105 Introduction to Criminology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An exploration of the nature and causes of crime and criminal behavior. Topics include what we rationally know about crime, theoretical explanations of criminal behavior, and how to conduct research to explore the nature and extent of crime and criminal behavior.
24037 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Ackerman, George M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 105 Introduction to Criminology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An exploration of the nature and causes of crime and criminal behavior. Topics include what we rationally know about crime, theoretical explanations of criminal behavior, and how to conduct research to explore the nature and extent of crime and criminal behavior.
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27131 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Lee, Karen Joiner Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 230 Criminal Law in Action (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An exploration of how criminal cases are handled, including factors related to how a case is charged and criminal liability. Focus is on the substantive elements of criminal law and on the historical development of criminal law in the United States. Topics include the basic elements of and defenses to criminal liability, crimes against people, crimes against property, and the defenses and justifications commonly used to negate criminal responsibility.
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20602 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Molitoris, Megan M. Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 230 Criminal Law in Action (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An exploration of how criminal cases are handled, including factors related to how a case is charged and criminal liability. Focus is on the substantive elements of criminal law and on the historical development of criminal law in the United States. Topics include the basic elements of and defenses to criminal liability, crimes against people, crimes against property, and the defenses and justifications commonly used to negate criminal responsibility.
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21256 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Pearson, Michael R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 230 Criminal Law in Action (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An exploration of how criminal cases are handled, including factors related to how a case is charged and criminal liability. Focus is on the substantive elements of criminal law and on the historical development of criminal law in the United States. Topics include the basic elements of and defenses to criminal liability, crimes against people, crimes against property, and the defenses and justifications commonly used to negate criminal responsibility.
24038 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Molitoris, Megan M. Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 230 Criminal Law in Action (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An exploration of how criminal cases are handled, including factors related to how a case is charged and criminal liability. Focus is on the substantive elements of criminal law and on the historical development of criminal law in the United States. Topics include the basic elements of and defenses to criminal liability, crimes against people, crimes against property, and the defenses and justifications commonly used to negate criminal responsibility.
24039 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Bailey, Erica J. Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 230 Criminal Law in Action (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An exploration of how criminal cases are handled, including factors related to how a case is charged and criminal liability. Focus is on the substantive elements of criminal law and on the historical development of criminal law in the United States. Topics include the basic elements of and defenses to criminal liability, crimes against people, crimes against property, and the defenses and justifications commonly used to negate criminal responsibility.
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25767 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Evans, Frank C Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 230 Criminal Law in Action (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An exploration of how criminal cases are handled, including factors related to how a case is charged and criminal liability. Focus is on the substantive elements of criminal law and on the historical development of criminal law in the United States. Topics include the basic elements of and defenses to criminal liability, crimes against people, crimes against property, and the defenses and justifications commonly used to negate criminal responsibility.
25771 7382 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: McGuinn, Colleen E Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 234 Criminal Procedure and Evidence (3)
A study of the general principles of criminal procedure. Emphasis is on the history and evolution of criminal procedure in the United States and the fundamental components of criminal procedure, including privacy, reasonableness, probable cause, search and seizure, search warrants, interrogations, and the trial process. Topics include the criminal justice process and the connections between the law, the criminal justice process, criminal procedure, and evidence.
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20603 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Del Rosario, Evelyn Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 234 Criminal Procedure and Evidence (3)
A study of the general principles of criminal procedure. Emphasis is on the history and evolution of criminal procedure in the United States and the fundamental components of criminal procedure, including privacy, reasonableness, probable cause, search and seizure, search warrants, interrogations, and the trial process. Topics include the criminal justice process and the connections between the law, the criminal justice process, criminal procedure, and evidence.
22967 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Del Rosario, Evelyn Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 301 Criminalistics I: The Comparative Disciplines (4)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100, CCJS 101, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An intensive study of the analysis of physical evidence in the crime laboratory, with practical laboratory exercises. The objective is to apply skills expected of an entry-level professional in the investigative forensics field that are necessary for the practical analysis of evidence in a criminal investigation. Topics include the comparative disciplines, including impression evidence analysis, trace evidence analysis, and firearms analysis.
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20727 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Reitnauer, Andrew R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 301 Criminalistics I: The Comparative Disciplines (4)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100, CCJS 101, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An intensive study of the analysis of physical evidence in the crime laboratory, with practical laboratory exercises. The objective is to apply skills expected of an entry-level professional in the investigative forensics field that are necessary for the practical analysis of evidence in a criminal investigation. Topics include the comparative disciplines, including impression evidence analysis, trace evidence analysis, and firearms analysis.
24040 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Overlid, Nathaniel V Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 302 Criminalistics II: The Scientific Disciplines (4)
Prerequisite: CCJS 301. Further intensive study of the analysis of physical evidence in the crime laboratory, with practical laboratory exercises. The goal is to apply skills expected of an entry-level criminalist to the practical analysis of evidence in a criminal investigation. Topics include the applications of the scientific disciplines, including bloodstain pattern analysis, questioned document analysis, controlled dangerous substances analysis, and DNA analysis.
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20778 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Wilson, Stacey L Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 302 Criminalistics II: The Scientific Disciplines (4)
Prerequisite: CCJS 301. Further intensive study of the analysis of physical evidence in the crime laboratory, with practical laboratory exercises. The goal is to apply skills expected of an entry-level criminalist to the practical analysis of evidence in a criminal investigation. Topics include the applications of the scientific disciplines, including bloodstain pattern analysis, questioned document analysis, controlled dangerous substances analysis, and DNA analysis.
24041 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 311 Intelligence-Led Policing (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An examination of intelligence-related processes as they apply to domestic law enforcement. The aim is to identify, collect, and assess data and process that information into intelligence that can support strategic and tactical planning. Intelligence reports are reviewed and assessed. Discussion covers the legal and ethical licenses and constraints that provide a framework for intelligence development.
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21021 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Walsh, William F Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 311 Intelligence-Led Policing (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An examination of intelligence-related processes as they apply to domestic law enforcement. The aim is to identify, collect, and assess data and process that information into intelligence that can support strategic and tactical planning. Intelligence reports are reviewed and assessed. Discussion covers the legal and ethical licenses and constraints that provide a framework for intelligence development.
24042 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Fowler, Stephen M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
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20839 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Moore, Thomas J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
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20886 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Milloff, Timothy J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
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20891 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Weidner, Geoffrey R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
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21232 6383 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Iorillo, David M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
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21233 6384 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Jenkins, William Ernest Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
23058 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Moore, Thomas J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
23107 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Milloff, Timothy J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
24009 7382 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Grove, Daniel J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
24010 7383 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Maddock, Andrew R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
24011 7384 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Alexander, Max A. Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
25470 5465 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Laurel (Hybrid)
Faculty: Ehrlich, Richard S Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 321 Digital Forensics in the Criminal Justice System (3)
(For students not majoring in criminal justice; not open to students who have completed CCJS 421; does not satisfy prerequisites for other criminal justice courses.) An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.
25610 5115 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Shady Grove (Hybrid)
Faculty: Boyce, Stephen C Bldg/Room: Shady Grove Center, Bldg II 2062 Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 340 Law Enforcement Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An introduction to organization and management in law enforcement. The objective is to communicate effectively and apply research skills and management and administrative principles to a law enforcement agency. Topics include structure, process, policy and procedure, communication and authority, division of work and organizational controls, the human element in the organization, and informal interaction in the context of bureaucracy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 340 or CJUS 340.
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20770 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Ehrlich, Richard S Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 340 Law Enforcement Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An introduction to organization and management in law enforcement. The objective is to communicate effectively and apply research skills and management and administrative principles to a law enforcement agency. Topics include structure, process, policy and procedure, communication and authority, division of work and organizational controls, the human element in the organization, and informal interaction in the context of bureaucracy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 340 or CJUS 340.
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20779 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hannig, Ernest J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 340 Law Enforcement Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An introduction to organization and management in law enforcement. The objective is to communicate effectively and apply research skills and management and administrative principles to a law enforcement agency. Topics include structure, process, policy and procedure, communication and authority, division of work and organizational controls, the human element in the organization, and informal interaction in the context of bureaucracy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 340 or CJUS 340.
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21797 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Gillis-Todd, Megan R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 340 Law Enforcement Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An introduction to organization and management in law enforcement. The objective is to communicate effectively and apply research skills and management and administrative principles to a law enforcement agency. Topics include structure, process, policy and procedure, communication and authority, division of work and organizational controls, the human element in the organization, and informal interaction in the context of bureaucracy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 340 or CJUS 340.
23009 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Hannig, Ernest J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 340 Law Enforcement Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An introduction to organization and management in law enforcement. The objective is to communicate effectively and apply research skills and management and administrative principles to a law enforcement agency. Topics include structure, process, policy and procedure, communication and authority, division of work and organizational controls, the human element in the organization, and informal interaction in the context of bureaucracy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 340 or CJUS 340.
24043 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: White, Henry Nathaniel Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 340 Law Enforcement Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An introduction to organization and management in law enforcement. The objective is to communicate effectively and apply research skills and management and administrative principles to a law enforcement agency. Topics include structure, process, policy and procedure, communication and authority, division of work and organizational controls, the human element in the organization, and informal interaction in the context of bureaucracy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 340 or CJUS 340.
24260 7382 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Read, Chad A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 341 Criminal Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended: CCJS 230. An exploration of criminal investigation as it relates to the framework of the law that governs such investigations. Emphasis is on crime scene response, the collection and evaluation of crime scene evidence, the complexity of investigative interviews, and the application of current strategies and technology to further criminal investigations.
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20780 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Waltemeyer, David D Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 341 Criminal Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended: CCJS 230. An exploration of criminal investigation as it relates to the framework of the law that governs such investigations. Emphasis is on crime scene response, the collection and evaluation of crime scene evidence, the complexity of investigative interviews, and the application of current strategies and technology to further criminal investigations.
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21257 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: White, Henry Nathaniel Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 341 Criminal Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended: CCJS 230. An exploration of criminal investigation as it relates to the framework of the law that governs such investigations. Emphasis is on crime scene response, the collection and evaluation of crime scene evidence, the complexity of investigative interviews, and the application of current strategies and technology to further criminal investigations.
24044 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Waltemeyer, David D Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 341 Criminal Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended: CCJS 230. An exploration of criminal investigation as it relates to the framework of the law that governs such investigations. Emphasis is on crime scene response, the collection and evaluation of crime scene evidence, the complexity of investigative interviews, and the application of current strategies and technology to further criminal investigations.
24045 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Howell, Kimberly A. Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 342 Crime Scene Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100, CCJS 101, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An examination of the investigation of crime scenes. The objective is to apply skills expected of an entry-level professional in the investigative forensics field. Topics include the crime scene, crime scene documentation, evidence, and post-crime scene activities.
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20781 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: O'Neill, Danielle L Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 342 Crime Scene Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100, CCJS 101, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An examination of the investigation of crime scenes. The objective is to apply skills expected of an entry-level professional in the investigative forensics field. Topics include the crime scene, crime scene documentation, evidence, and post-crime scene activities.
24046 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Hervey, Stacey R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 342 Crime Scene Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100, CCJS 101, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An examination of the investigation of crime scenes. The objective is to apply skills expected of an entry-level professional in the investigative forensics field. Topics include the crime scene, crime scene documentation, evidence, and post-crime scene activities.
24205 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Kissel, Crystal D.C Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 342 Crime Scene Investigation (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100, CCJS 101, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An examination of the investigation of crime scenes. The objective is to apply skills expected of an entry-level professional in the investigative forensics field. Topics include the crime scene, crime scene documentation, evidence, and post-crime scene activities.
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26871 9180 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 M 7:00P-8:00P Open Online
Faculty: Hervey, Stacey R Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Note: This is a virtual hybrid course pilot. In addition to traditional weekly online activities, students are required to meet once-a-week, in an immersive instructional environment, using a virtual reality (VR) headset (3D), loaned at no cost, by UMGC. Students may also opt to use the immersive instructional environment using a computer (2D). At this time, only students who live stateside can enroll in a Virtual Reality Hybrid course. At this time, UMGC is not prepared to ship VR headsets overseas or internationally.
CCJS 345 Introduction to Security Management (3)
(Formerly CCJS 445) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A study of the history, concepts, principles, and methods of organizing and administering security management and loss prevention activities in industry, business, and government. The objective is to manage security duties, evaluate and apply risk management principles, and evaluate administrative and operational issues. Discussion covers both private and governmental risk assessment and management and the protection of assets, personnel, and facilities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 345, CCJS 445, or CCJS 498G.
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20714 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Jones, Stephen M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 345 Introduction to Security Management (3)
(Formerly CCJS 445) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A study of the history, concepts, principles, and methods of organizing and administering security management and loss prevention activities in industry, business, and government. The objective is to manage security duties, evaluate and apply risk management principles, and evaluate administrative and operational issues. Discussion covers both private and governmental risk assessment and management and the protection of assets, personnel, and facilities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 345, CCJS 445, or CCJS 498G.
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20752 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hollywood, John H Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 345 Introduction to Security Management (3)
(Formerly CCJS 445) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A study of the history, concepts, principles, and methods of organizing and administering security management and loss prevention activities in industry, business, and government. The objective is to manage security duties, evaluate and apply risk management principles, and evaluate administrative and operational issues. Discussion covers both private and governmental risk assessment and management and the protection of assets, personnel, and facilities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 345, CCJS 445, or CCJS 498G.
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21821 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Titler, Robert B Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 345 Introduction to Security Management (3)
(Formerly CCJS 445) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A study of the history, concepts, principles, and methods of organizing and administering security management and loss prevention activities in industry, business, and government. The objective is to manage security duties, evaluate and apply risk management principles, and evaluate administrative and operational issues. Discussion covers both private and governmental risk assessment and management and the protection of assets, personnel, and facilities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 345, CCJS 445, or CCJS 498G.
23010 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Jones, Stephen M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 345 Introduction to Security Management (3)
(Formerly CCJS 445) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A study of the history, concepts, principles, and methods of organizing and administering security management and loss prevention activities in industry, business, and government. The objective is to manage security duties, evaluate and apply risk management principles, and evaluate administrative and operational issues. Discussion covers both private and governmental risk assessment and management and the protection of assets, personnel, and facilities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 345, CCJS 445, or CCJS 498G.
24047 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hollywood, John H Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 345 Introduction to Security Management (3)
(Formerly CCJS 445) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A study of the history, concepts, principles, and methods of organizing and administering security management and loss prevention activities in industry, business, and government. The objective is to manage security duties, evaluate and apply risk management principles, and evaluate administrative and operational issues. Discussion covers both private and governmental risk assessment and management and the protection of assets, personnel, and facilities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 345, CCJS 445, or CCJS 498G.
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25785 6383 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Shandler, Joshua D Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 350 Juvenile Delinquency (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended CCJS 105 . An examination of juvenile delinquency in relation to the general problem of crime. The aim is to apply theories and identify statutory parameters related to juvenile delinquency, analyze prevention measures, and assess the effectiveness of treatment measures. Topics include factors underlying juvenile delinquency, prevention of criminal acts by youths, and the treatment of delinquents. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 350 or CRIM 450.
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22068 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Martin, Randy L. Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 350 Juvenile Delinquency (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended CCJS 105 . An examination of juvenile delinquency in relation to the general problem of crime. The aim is to apply theories and identify statutory parameters related to juvenile delinquency, analyze prevention measures, and assess the effectiveness of treatment measures. Topics include factors underlying juvenile delinquency, prevention of criminal acts by youths, and the treatment of delinquents. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 350 or CRIM 450.
24490 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Martin, Randy L. Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 350 Juvenile Delinquency (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended CCJS 105 . An examination of juvenile delinquency in relation to the general problem of crime. The aim is to apply theories and identify statutory parameters related to juvenile delinquency, analyze prevention measures, and assess the effectiveness of treatment measures. Topics include factors underlying juvenile delinquency, prevention of criminal acts by youths, and the treatment of delinquents. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 350 or CRIM 450.
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26848 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Monell, Jack S Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 350 Juvenile Delinquency (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended CCJS 105 . An examination of juvenile delinquency in relation to the general problem of crime. The aim is to apply theories and identify statutory parameters related to juvenile delinquency, analyze prevention measures, and assess the effectiveness of treatment measures. Topics include factors underlying juvenile delinquency, prevention of criminal acts by youths, and the treatment of delinquents. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 350 or CRIM 450.
27413 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Thomas-Jones, Keone D Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 352 Drugs and Crime (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An analysis of the role of criminal justice in controlling the use and abuse of drugs. The objective is to apply effective enforcement strategies, demonstrate case management skills, and analyze the effect of drug policy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 352 or CJUS 352.
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22697 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Martinez, Robert J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 352 Drugs and Crime (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An analysis of the role of criminal justice in controlling the use and abuse of drugs. The objective is to apply effective enforcement strategies, demonstrate case management skills, and analyze the effect of drug policy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 352 or CJUS 352.
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22815 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hamby, Charles E Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 352 Drugs and Crime (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An analysis of the role of criminal justice in controlling the use and abuse of drugs. The objective is to apply effective enforcement strategies, demonstrate case management skills, and analyze the effect of drug policy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 352 or CJUS 352.
23048 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Martinez, Robert J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 352 Drugs and Crime (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. An analysis of the role of criminal justice in controlling the use and abuse of drugs. The objective is to apply effective enforcement strategies, demonstrate case management skills, and analyze the effect of drug policy. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 352 or CJUS 352.
24048 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hamby, Charles E Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 360 Victimology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100.Recommended CCJS 105. An overview of the history and theory of victimology in which patterns of victimization are analyzed, with emphasis on types of victims and of crimes. The aim is to identify and apply appropriate preventative measures and responses to victimization. Discussion covers the interaction between victims of crime and the system of criminal justice in terms of the role of the victim and the services that the victim is offered. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 360 or CRIM 360.
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20786 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Stumpf, Bridgette M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 360 Victimology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100.Recommended CCJS 105. An overview of the history and theory of victimology in which patterns of victimization are analyzed, with emphasis on types of victims and of crimes. The aim is to identify and apply appropriate preventative measures and responses to victimization. Discussion covers the interaction between victims of crime and the system of criminal justice in terms of the role of the victim and the services that the victim is offered. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 360 or CRIM 360.
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21756 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Cruz, Amanda J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 360 Victimology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100.Recommended CCJS 105. An overview of the history and theory of victimology in which patterns of victimization are analyzed, with emphasis on types of victims and of crimes. The aim is to identify and apply appropriate preventative measures and responses to victimization. Discussion covers the interaction between victims of crime and the system of criminal justice in terms of the role of the victim and the services that the victim is offered. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 360 or CRIM 360.
24049 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Stumpf, Bridgette M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 360 Victimology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100.Recommended CCJS 105. An overview of the history and theory of victimology in which patterns of victimization are analyzed, with emphasis on types of victims and of crimes. The aim is to identify and apply appropriate preventative measures and responses to victimization. Discussion covers the interaction between victims of crime and the system of criminal justice in terms of the role of the victim and the services that the victim is offered. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 360 or CRIM 360.
24261 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Cruz, Amanda J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 360 Victimology (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) Prerequisite: CCJS 100.Recommended CCJS 105. An overview of the history and theory of victimology in which patterns of victimization are analyzed, with emphasis on types of victims and of crimes. The aim is to identify and apply appropriate preventative measures and responses to victimization. Discussion covers the interaction between victims of crime and the system of criminal justice in terms of the role of the victim and the services that the victim is offered. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 360 or CRIM 360.
25469 4665 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Hagerstown (Hybrid)
Faculty: McDonnell, Jacelyn A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 380 Ethical Behavior in Criminal Justice (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A survey of the standards for ethical behavior that guide criminal justice professionals in different roles and responsibilities. The aim is to make ethical decisions based on informed personal and accepted professional standards. Rules, laws, and codes of conduct are explored as a foundation for discussing individual ethical responsibilities.
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20787 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Pope, James A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 380 Ethical Behavior in Criminal Justice (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A survey of the standards for ethical behavior that guide criminal justice professionals in different roles and responsibilities. The aim is to make ethical decisions based on informed personal and accepted professional standards. Rules, laws, and codes of conduct are explored as a foundation for discussing individual ethical responsibilities.
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21231 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Valltos, Nicholas G Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 380 Ethical Behavior in Criminal Justice (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A survey of the standards for ethical behavior that guide criminal justice professionals in different roles and responsibilities. The aim is to make ethical decisions based on informed personal and accepted professional standards. Rules, laws, and codes of conduct are explored as a foundation for discussing individual ethical responsibilities.
23021 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Pope, James A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 380 Ethical Behavior in Criminal Justice (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A survey of the standards for ethical behavior that guide criminal justice professionals in different roles and responsibilities. The aim is to make ethical decisions based on informed personal and accepted professional standards. Rules, laws, and codes of conduct are explored as a foundation for discussing individual ethical responsibilities.
24050 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Peck, Derek B Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 380 Ethical Behavior in Criminal Justice (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A survey of the standards for ethical behavior that guide criminal justice professionals in different roles and responsibilities. The aim is to make ethical decisions based on informed personal and accepted professional standards. Rules, laws, and codes of conduct are explored as a foundation for discussing individual ethical responsibilities.
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25798 6383 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Swain, Christopher W Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 380 Ethical Behavior in Criminal Justice (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. A survey of the standards for ethical behavior that guide criminal justice professionals in different roles and responsibilities. The aim is to make ethical decisions based on informed personal and accepted professional standards. Rules, laws, and codes of conduct are explored as a foundation for discussing individual ethical responsibilities.
27507 7382 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Beltz, Richard C Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 390 Cybercrime and security (3)
An examination of crimes involving the use of computers. Topics include federal and state laws and investigative and preventive methods used to secure computers. Case studies emphasize security. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 390, CCJS 496, or CCJS 498C.
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20788 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Talley, James H Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 390 Cybercrime and security (3)
An examination of crimes involving the use of computers. Topics include federal and state laws and investigative and preventive methods used to secure computers. Case studies emphasize security. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 390, CCJS 496, or CCJS 498C.
23022 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Talley, James H Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 390 Cybercrime and security (3)
An examination of crimes involving the use of computers. Topics include federal and state laws and investigative and preventive methods used to secure computers. Case studies emphasize security. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 390, CCJS 496, or CCJS 498C.
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27063 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Olman, Vincent W Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 390 Cybercrime and security (3)
An examination of crimes involving the use of computers. Topics include federal and state laws and investigative and preventive methods used to secure computers. Case studies emphasize security. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 390, CCJS 496, or CCJS 498C.
27610 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 416 Analytical Strategies for Law Enforcement (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100 or CCJS 105. An examination of the authenticity, accuracy, viability, and reliability of intelligence reports as they relate to the application of intelligence to public safety problem solving. The goal is to evaluate intelligence reports to formulate plans, policies, and procedures that ensure effective and efficient agency operations. Focus is on developing critical thinking and problem-solving skills through role-playing in a simulated environment, working with near-genuine intelligence reports and public safety issues. Practice is provided in analyzing the strategies and activities detailed in intelligence reports, identifying and implementing responsive actions, and determining appropriate redistribution of such reports.
24051 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Jeffords, William H Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 420 Medical and Legal Investigations of Death (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 101, CCJS 100, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An intensive look at medical and legal investigations into causes of death. The objective is to perform investigative functions at a death scene, determine and apply forensic testing, and analyze and effectively communicate investigative information. Topics include the difference between the medical (or pathological) and legal (or criminal) components of investigations into causes of death, medical and investigative terminology, and the impact of ethics on prosecutions and convictions. Case studies illustrate practical applications of various forms of forensic styles and parameters.
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20790 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Chernik, Mary Lou Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 420 Medical and Legal Investigations of Death (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 101, CCJS 100, or CCJS 105. Recommended: CCJS 234. An intensive look at medical and legal investigations into causes of death. The objective is to perform investigative functions at a death scene, determine and apply forensic testing, and analyze and effectively communicate investigative information. Topics include the difference between the medical (or pathological) and legal (or criminal) components of investigations into causes of death, medical and investigative terminology, and the impact of ethics on prosecutions and convictions. Case studies illustrate practical applications of various forms of forensic styles and parameters.
24053 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Chernik, Mary Lou Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 421 Principles of Digital Analysis (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 321. A hands-on exploration of digital analysis based on the overarching principles of data integrity and search and comparison as they relate to digital evidence. Focus is on the data and forensic tools and methodologies used to explore these overarching principles critical to digital evidence and analysis. The comparison and correlation of digital artifacts provide a solid introduction to all facets of digital analysis.
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20791 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Orr, Douglas A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 421 Principles of Digital Analysis (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 321. A hands-on exploration of digital analysis based on the overarching principles of data integrity and search and comparison as they relate to digital evidence. Focus is on the data and forensic tools and methodologies used to explore these overarching principles critical to digital evidence and analysis. The comparison and correlation of digital artifacts provide a solid introduction to all facets of digital analysis.
24052 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Iorillo, David M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 440 Fingerprint Analysis (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 301. A comprehensive study of friction ridge analysis in fingerprints. Emphasis is on the practical analysis of evidence in a criminal investigation. The objective is to apply skills expected of an entry-level fingerprint professional, including assessing surfaces for viable latent fingerprints; evaluating how to process and collect latent fingerprints; analyzing, comparing, evaluating, and verifying fingerprint evidence; and conveying findings. Topics include processing and comparison methodologies, historical and biological foundations of impressions, and legal aspects.
24054 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Pomeranz, Kenneth E Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 441 Firearms and Toolmarks Analysis (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 301. A comprehensive study of toolmark evidence, including toolmarks imparted by firearms. Discussion covers the practical analysis of evidence in a criminal investigation. The aim is to assess toolmarks; examine, compare, evaluate, and verify firearm and toolmark evidence; and convey findings. Topics include comparison methodologies, historical and mechanical foundations of toolmarks, and legal aspects. Focus is on developing the foundational knowledge and applied skills expected of an entry-level professional in the firearms and toolmarks field.
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20871 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Stein, Paul C Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 461 Psychology of Criminal Behavior (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended: CCJS 105. An overview of delinquent and criminal behavior from a developmental, cognitive-behavioral perspective. The aim is to apply theoretical perspectives (behavioral, emotional, and cognitive) to analyze real or hypothetical criminal scenarios; to identify the various factors that encourage or discourage criminal behavior; and to explain the use of risk assessment tools at various stages of the criminal justice process. Factors that influence the development of adults and juveniles on the road to crime are examined to assess culpability for criminal behavior. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 461 or CRIM 455.
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20604 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Shusko, Robin A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 461 Psychology of Criminal Behavior (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended: CCJS 105. An overview of delinquent and criminal behavior from a developmental, cognitive-behavioral perspective. The aim is to apply theoretical perspectives (behavioral, emotional, and cognitive) to analyze real or hypothetical criminal scenarios; to identify the various factors that encourage or discourage criminal behavior; and to explain the use of risk assessment tools at various stages of the criminal justice process. Factors that influence the development of adults and juveniles on the road to crime are examined to assess culpability for criminal behavior. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 461 or CRIM 455.
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21241 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hendrix, Leroy Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 461 Psychology of Criminal Behavior (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 100. Recommended: CCJS 105. An overview of delinquent and criminal behavior from a developmental, cognitive-behavioral perspective. The aim is to apply theoretical perspectives (behavioral, emotional, and cognitive) to analyze real or hypothetical criminal scenarios; to identify the various factors that encourage or discourage criminal behavior; and to explain the use of risk assessment tools at various stages of the criminal justice process. Factors that influence the development of adults and juveniles on the road to crime are examined to assess culpability for criminal behavior. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CCJS 461 or CRIM 455.
23005 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Shusko, Robin A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 495 Criminal Justice Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course for criminal justice degree majors; to be taken in a student's last 15 credits). Prerequisites: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, and CCJS 380. An integrative study of the various components of the American criminal justice system. The goal is to apply principles of interagency cooperation, critical thinking, and systems approaches to solve practical problems in a criminal justice environment. Topics include problem solving, case study analysis, strategic planning, teamwork, and professional writing.
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20848 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Scott, Gregory R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 495 Criminal Justice Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course for criminal justice degree majors; to be taken in a student's last 15 credits). Prerequisites: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, and CCJS 380. An integrative study of the various components of the American criminal justice system. The goal is to apply principles of interagency cooperation, critical thinking, and systems approaches to solve practical problems in a criminal justice environment. Topics include problem solving, case study analysis, strategic planning, teamwork, and professional writing.
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21229 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Cedar, Brian P Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 495 Criminal Justice Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course for criminal justice degree majors; to be taken in a student's last 15 credits). Prerequisites: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, and CCJS 380. An integrative study of the various components of the American criminal justice system. The goal is to apply principles of interagency cooperation, critical thinking, and systems approaches to solve practical problems in a criminal justice environment. Topics include problem solving, case study analysis, strategic planning, teamwork, and professional writing.
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21687 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Black, Andrew P Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 495 Criminal Justice Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course for criminal justice degree majors; to be taken in a student's last 15 credits). Prerequisites: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, and CCJS 380. An integrative study of the various components of the American criminal justice system. The goal is to apply principles of interagency cooperation, critical thinking, and systems approaches to solve practical problems in a criminal justice environment. Topics include problem solving, case study analysis, strategic planning, teamwork, and professional writing.
24056 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Scott, Gregory R Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 495 Criminal Justice Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course for criminal justice degree majors; to be taken in a student's last 15 credits). Prerequisites: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, and CCJS 380. An integrative study of the various components of the American criminal justice system. The goal is to apply principles of interagency cooperation, critical thinking, and systems approaches to solve practical problems in a criminal justice environment. Topics include problem solving, case study analysis, strategic planning, teamwork, and professional writing.
24057 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: McDonnell, Patrick J Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 495 Criminal Justice Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course for criminal justice degree majors; to be taken in a student's last 15 credits). Prerequisites: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, and CCJS 380. An integrative study of the various components of the American criminal justice system. The goal is to apply principles of interagency cooperation, critical thinking, and systems approaches to solve practical problems in a criminal justice environment. Topics include problem solving, case study analysis, strategic planning, teamwork, and professional writing.
24058 7382 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Black, Andrew P Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 495 Criminal Justice Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course for criminal justice degree majors; to be taken in a student's last 15 credits). Prerequisites: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, and CCJS 380. An integrative study of the various components of the American criminal justice system. The goal is to apply principles of interagency cooperation, critical thinking, and systems approaches to solve practical problems in a criminal justice environment. Topics include problem solving, case study analysis, strategic planning, teamwork, and professional writing.
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25838 6980 14 Feb 2024-09 Apr 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Setlak, Tressa A Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 497 Correctional Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, CCJS 380. An examination of prison administration, including theories of management and institutional structure and purpose. Objectives include the application of organizational concepts, leadership, and effective administrative approaches to the management of correctional institutions and offender populations. Emphasis is on concepts of organizational structure, communication, self-assessment, short- and long-term strategic operational planning, decision making, and human resources.
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20793 6380 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Patton, Robert C Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 497 Correctional Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, CCJS 380. An examination of prison administration, including theories of management and institutional structure and purpose. Objectives include the application of organizational concepts, leadership, and effective administrative approaches to the management of correctional institutions and offender populations. Emphasis is on concepts of organizational structure, communication, self-assessment, short- and long-term strategic operational planning, decision making, and human resources.
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21239 6381 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Janus, Michael G Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 497 Correctional Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, CCJS 380. An examination of prison administration, including theories of management and institutional structure and purpose. Objectives include the application of organizational concepts, leadership, and effective administrative approaches to the management of correctional institutions and offender populations. Emphasis is on concepts of organizational structure, communication, self-assessment, short- and long-term strategic operational planning, decision making, and human resources.
22972 7380 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Patton, Robert C Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 497 Correctional Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, CCJS 380. An examination of prison administration, including theories of management and institutional structure and purpose. Objectives include the application of organizational concepts, leadership, and effective administrative approaches to the management of correctional institutions and offender populations. Emphasis is on concepts of organizational structure, communication, self-assessment, short- and long-term strategic operational planning, decision making, and human resources.
24060 7381 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: Greene, Michael Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 497 Correctional Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, CCJS 380. An examination of prison administration, including theories of management and institutional structure and purpose. Objectives include the application of organizational concepts, leadership, and effective administrative approaches to the management of correctional institutions and offender populations. Emphasis is on concepts of organizational structure, communication, self-assessment, short- and long-term strategic operational planning, decision making, and human resources.
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25837 6382 10 Jan 2024-05 Mar 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Wallenstein, Arthur M Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 497 Correctional Administration (3)
Prerequisite: CCJS 230, CCJS 340, CCJS 341, CCJS 345, CCJS 380. An examination of prison administration, including theories of management and institutional structure and purpose. Objectives include the application of organizational concepts, leadership, and effective administrative approaches to the management of correctional institutions and offender populations. Emphasis is on concepts of organizational structure, communication, self-assessment, short- and long-term strategic operational planning, decision making, and human resources.
27587 7382 13 Mar 2024-07 May 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
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