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CRJ 402 Constitutional Issues in Criminal Justice

Course Description: This course is to familiarize the student with the Constitution, especially as it reflects the rights of the individual in the criminal justice system. Students will review both legal precedence and current cases of Constitutional interest.

Course Rotation: Fall and Spring.

3 credits

Prerequisites

Pre-requisite for CRJ 402 ( Course : CRJ 150 . Minimum Grade of D. )

CRJ 402 Constitutional Issues in Criminal Justice

Course Description: This course is to familiarize the student with the Constitution, especially as it reflects the rights of the individual in the criminal justice system. Students will review both legal precedence and current cases of Constitutional interest.

Course Rotation: Fall and Spring.

3 credits

Prerequisites

Pre-requisite for CRJ 402 ( Course : CRJ 150 . Minimum Grade of D. )

CRJ 412 Integrity Issues in the Criminal Justice System

Course Description: The focus of this course is to provide the criminal justice student with a better understanding of the complicated integrity issues they will confront in the criminal justice system. The material to be presented begins with a philosophical discussion of morality, ethics, and human behavior. Crucial in assisting the student's future decision making process is that this course will provide a forum in which diverse ideas on concepts such as justice and the "right thing to do" in the context of corruption and other issues such as the use of force will be discussed. Course content will consist of readings related to integrity issues, as well as presentations of moral/ethical dilemmas for discussion and understanding through the use of case studies on corruption and brutality.

Course Rotation: NYC: Spring. PLV: Fall.

3 credits