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Undergraduate Course Details
Number CRJ 431
Title Technology and the Criminal Justice System
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites CRJ101
Summer 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
21 1290 7/11/16 - 8/20/16 TBA TBA Online Eric W Metchik


This seminar analyzes the influence of technological innovations on the functioning of criminal justice institutions, including the police, courts and corrections. Students will learn how the accelerated pace of technological change has affected both day-to-day operations and long-range programming priorities. The legal and ethical implications of these changes will also be addressed. Three lecture hours per week. CRJ Technology and Research Concentration requirement. CRJ Administration concentration elective.