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

Pre-requisites/Comments Sophomore standing, POLI 111 or 112 & one other course in the major; or ENST 105 or permission.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 A. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W/F 12:00PM-2:10PM
Spring 2020 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 B. Tainer-Parkins T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Spring 2020 D. Ball T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM

CJUS 213 Criminal Law

A study of the criminal justice system at work in the courtroom setting, emphas izing the relationship between substanti ve criminal law, criminal procedure, and the rules of evidence. Lecture: 3 hrs/w k. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 B. Tainer-Parkins T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

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

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2020 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

Pre-requisites/Comments CJUS-211.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2020 V. Staff T 6:00PM-9:00PM

CJUS 216 Criminal Procedure

This course analyzes the pre-trial rights of persons suspected or accused of crime, focusing primarily on those rights found in the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Fourteenth Amendments to the US Constitution. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CJUS-211.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2020 D. Carson T/Th 6:45PM-8:15PM

CJUS 231 Juvenile Justice

An examination of the theory, policy, a nd administration of the juvenile justic e system. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments One course in CJUS or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 D. Ball F 1:10PM-4:10PM

CJUS 277 Law & Film

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2020 B. Tainer-Parkins

CJUS 277 Comparative Legal Systems

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2020 T. Rambo

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

Pre-requisites/Comments CJUS-211 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2020 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

Pre-requisites/Comments Senior Criminal Justice major with POLI-201 and POLI-270 and CJUS 209 and SOCI 334 completed or permission. POLI-270 CJUS-209 SOCI-334

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2020 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 A. Mihalache-O'Keef