Feb 01, 2023  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CRMJ 1010 - Introduction to Criminal Justice (TTP)

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
The course objective is for a student to examine policing, corrections, and the American court system, amongst other topics.  The student gains an understanding of the complexity of the criminal justice processes, its lack of central coordination and, most significantly, how justice is administered in American society.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the nature, function, and scope of criminal justice ideas, issues and programs.
  2. Understand the issues and component parts of a police organization.
  3. Understand criminal laws and procedures and comprehend the nature and scope of the American court system.
  4. Understand the dynamics of punishment and the administration of correctional facilities