2023-2024 College Catalog 
    Jun 24, 2024  
2023-2024 College Catalog [***ATTENTION: THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG***]

AJS 101 - Introduction to Administration of Justice

Credits: 3
Lab/Lecture: Three lecture.

Organization and jurisdiction of local, state, and federal law enforcement, judicial and corrections systems, terminology, and constitutional limitations of the system.
Course Outcomes:
Students will be able to:
  1. demonstrate problem solving techniques;
  2. demonstrate instruction interpretation;
  3. demonstrate an understanding of criminal justice vocabulary;                 
  4. explain the structure of the American criminal justice system(s); 
  5. describe how the AJS system(s) is(are) financed for growth and development throughout the United States;
  6. describe the management and organizational processes which allow AJS systems to be successful;
  7. describe the impact which juvenile justice and corrections has had on the American public.

General Education: Social and Behavioral Sciences.