Criminal Justice

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Graduate Course Details
Number CRJ 710
Title Community Corrections
Credits 3.0
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
D1 4042 1/19/16 - 5/9/16 TBA TBA TBA Amanda Orcutt

Description

This course analyzes the movement with corrections to provide offenders with rehabilitative and reintegrative services outside of the traditional institutional settings. The historical, theoretical and philosophical rationale for the community-based approach will be critically examined, as well as a wide variety of functioning programs. Attention will also focus on how this movement has addressed special needs offenders, including juveniles, women, substance abusers and the mentally ill.