Corrections

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
CJC
141
3
0
0
3
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

None

This course covers the history, major philosophies, components, and current practices and problems of the field of corrections. Topics include historical evolution, functions of the various components, alternatives to incarceration, treatment programs, inmate control, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to explain the various components, processes, and functions of the correctional system.  This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement pre-major and/or elective course requirement.