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 POLI-101 and one other course in the major, ENVI-250, or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 A. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W/F 9:40AM-11:50AM
Fall 2014 B. Parsons T/Th 1:00PM-4:20PM
Spring 2014 H. Wilson T/Th 1:10PM-4:20PM
Fall 2015 B. Parsons T/Th 1:10PM-4:20PM
Spring 2015 B. Parsons M/W/F 9:40AM-11:50AM
Spring 2016 B. Parsons M/W/F 10:50AM-1:00PM

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 2014 M. Scott M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Summer Term 2, 2014 A. Tuck 3:30PM-5:40PM
Spring 2015 M. Scott M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2015 B. Tainer-Parkins T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

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 2014 R. Leven T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
Spring 2014 M. Scott M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2014 B. Tainer-Parkins T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Fall 2015 B. Tainer-Parkins T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Summer Term 1, 2015 B. Tainer-Parkins 8:30AM-10:40AM

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 2015 M. Scott M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

CJUS 227 Law and Society

An introduction to legal culture by stu dying the interaction between law, legal systems, and society. The class exposes the student to the theoretical perspect ives used to explain the interplay betwe en law and society found in the literatu re of the social sciences. Lecture: 3 hr s/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Political Science 101.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2015 H. Isaacs T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Spring 2015 G. Pace T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Spring 2016 V. Staff T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

CJUS 261 Sel Top: Crim Psyc Forensics

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 J. Perry W 6:00PM-9:00PM

CJUS 261 Sel Top: Criminal Procedure

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 A. Fetrow T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

CJUS 277 Law & Film

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2015 T. Peppers M/T/W/Th/F 9:00AM-4:00PM

CJUS 325 Comparative Law Enforcement

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

Pre-requisites/Comments POLI/CJUS-211 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 M. Scott M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Spring 2015 A. Tuck M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM
Spring 2016 V. Staff M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM

CJUS 326 Comparative Corrections

An exploration of philosophies, rationa les, and models of adult corrections. Hi storical and existing correctional syste ms in select countries, e.g., the U.S., Canada, England, France, Japan, Mexico, Sweden, and Russia will be examined. Lec ture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments POLI/CJUS-211 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 D. Brogan M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2015 D. Brogan M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

CJUS 401 Seminar in Criminal Justice

Advanced, in-depth study of selected to pics in criminal justice with emphasis o n developing a synthesis from the multi- disciplinary coursework required in the major. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 T. Peppers M 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2014 T. Peppers M 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2014 D. Brogan M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Fall 2015 T. Peppers M 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2015 T. Peppers M 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2016 T. Peppers M 1:10PM-4:10PM

CJUS 406 Independent Study

Supervised review of a literature and re search project in the area of criminal j ustice. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments A minimum 3.0 major GPA or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 T. Peppers

CJUS 416 Internship

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

Pre-requisites/Comments A minimum 3.0 major GPA or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 D. Brogan
Fall 2014 T. Peppers
Spring 2014 M. Scott
Fall 2015 T. Peppers
Spring 2015 M. Scott