Criminal Law

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
CJC
131
3
0
0
3
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

None

This course covers the history/evolution/principles and contemporary applications of criminal law. Topics include sources of substantive law, classification of crimes, parties to crime, elements of crimes, matters of criminal responsibility, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to discuss the sources of law and identify, interpret, and apply the appropriate statutes/elements. There will be an emphasis on North Carolina law.