CJC - 4010 - Introduction to Corrections

Description

Introduces the field of penology and corrections. Consideration is given to conflicting philosophies of punishment; criminological theory as it applies to the field of corrections; the selectivity of the process through which offenders move before their involvement in correctional programs; alternative correctional placements; and empirical assessments of the short-term and long-term consequences of involvement in correctional programs. (S)

Frequency: Intermittent

Last Offered: Spring 2019

Fulfills the following requirements:

Course prerequisites include some or all of:

CCJ - 3024