Criminal Justice - Fall 2017

Intro to Corrections — 3477
CRI 1520 – 3 credits
Randy S. Zimpfer

Students will learn the philosophy, history, and development of the American correctional system. Students study contemporary penalties and the various successes and problems associated with those penalties, including prison life, prisoners' rights, community corrections, and the death penalty. For anyone interested in correctional careers. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 123
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Gangs and Criminal Justice — 3590
CRI 1730 – 1 credit
Randy S. Zimpfer

Students will learn the development and history of gangs in the United States which includes studying different criminal enterprises in which gangs are involved and solutions to the gang problems. Prerequisite (or Corequisite): CRI 1510. Campus & Term: J occasionally; O occasionally Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 107
Oct 3 – Nov 13 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Police Administration — 3566
CRI 2520 – 3 credits

Concentrates on contemporary principles of administration and their applications to the internal organization and management of law enforcement agencies. Students apply traditional management models/theories to various managerial concerns including planning, staffing, human resources, and leadership styles, as well as other proactive actions dealing with collective bargaining, future trends, and internal/external problem-solving. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

Criminal Law — 3478
CRI 2530 – 3 credits
Marilyn L. Fiore-Lehman

Course includes an analysis of the origin and general principles of criminal law. Incorporates substantive criminal law with emphasis on the elements of each crime and the proof required to prosecute or defend the crime charged. Students are required to apply various judicial decisions to appropriate class discussions. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Organized Crime in the US — 3856
CRI 2570 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

Studies the evolution of organized crime in America from the 19th century to the present. Students will demonstrate knowledge of different types of organized crime, how they affect our economy, and will become familiar with the government's response to criminal organizations. Prerequisite: CRI 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 126
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am