CRIM 100: Introduction to Criminal Justice

CRIM 100-K01: Introduct to Criminal Justice
(Fall 2021)

09:00 AM to 11:40 AM W

Mason Korea A403

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Section Information for Fall 2021

CRIM 100 - K01: Introduct to Criminal Justice

In this course, we will examine the American criminal justice system including crime, law, police, courts, corrections and restorative justice. We will discuss the nature and prevalence of crime as well as critically evaluate the criminal justice responses to crime. By the end of class, we will be able to assess the extent to which the American justice system succeeds in accomplishing its goals.

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Overview of the American system of criminal justice, covering theories of justice, criminal law, policing, courts and associated pre and post-trial legal processes, punishment and corrections, and juvenile justice. Required for all criminology majors and minors. Limited to three attempts.
Specialized Designation: Mason Impact.
Schedule Type: Lecture
Grading:
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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