Courses

CJUS 209 Res. Methods in Public Affairs

An examination of the research methodologies and techniques used in the study of public policy and politics. The course emphasizes both qualitative and quantitative methods. The lab focuses on statistical applications. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Sophomore standing, POLI 111 or 112 & one other Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • course in the major; or ENST 105 or permission.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W/F 12:00PM-2:10PM

CJUS 211 Criminal Justice

An introductory analysis of the crimina l justice system in the United States, i ts structure, processes, and problems. L ecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E D. Ball T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM

CJUS 214 The Judicial Process

An exploration of the politics of the A merican judicial system. This includes s uch topics as the structure of courts, s election of judges, actors who participa te in the judiciary, judicial behavior, and the civil and criminal varieties of courts. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A T. Peppers T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

CJUS 215 Criminal Justice Forensics

An introduction to the practices of fore nsic science in law enforcement and the court system. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • CJUS-211. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E J. Cromer T 6:00PM-9:00PM

CJUS 261 Sp. Top: Intro to Legal Educ

An examination of selected topics in cri minal justice. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E D. Carson T/Th 6:45PM-8:15PM

CJUS 325 Comparative Law Enforcement

A comprehensive overview of law enforcement using a comparative perspective. The development, mission, organization, and management of law enforcement agencies will be examined. The U.S. system will be analyzed and compared to those of other countries. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • CJUS-211 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A D. Ball M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM

CJUS 401 Seminar in Criminal Justice

Advanced, in-depth study of selected topics in criminal justice with emphasis on developing a synthesis from the multi-disciplinary coursework required in the major. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI-201 or POLI-270 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • SOCI-334 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • CJUS-209 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A T. Peppers M 1:10PM-4:10PM

CJUS 416 Internship

A supervised placement providing practic al experience in an agency relating to c riminal justice. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Mihalache-O'Keef