Credit Course Schedules

Criminal Justice - Spring 2020

Intro Law Enforcement — 3326
CRI 1320 – 3 credits
Brian E. Barone

Starting with the origins of American law enforcement, this course concentrates on contemporary law enforcement agencies and their function within the criminal justice system. Students will study police agencies at the local, county, state, and federal levels, and their operational techniques, as well as goals and objectives within specific units of each agency. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 110
Jan 13 – May 14 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Intro to Criminal Justice — 3277
CRI 1510 – 3 credits
Randy S. Zimpfer

An interdisciplinary survey of the American criminal justice system with specific topical emphasis on crime, law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Students must learn and discuss cogently the significance of legal and behavioral aspects of crime, the process of justice, various law enforcement entities within the United States, the need for various court structures, and various penal systems. For criminal justice students and those interested in social sciences. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports.J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Homeland Security — 3294
CRI 1560 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Gerace

Students will examine the history of international and domestic terrorism and the fundamental concepts of Homeland Security both Pre and Post 9/11. Students will be provided with an overview of the structures and functions of the governmental agencies responsible for protecting the United States from terrorism. Students will review the process of planning and preparation for the potential response to future attacks in the United States. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 13 – May 14 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Intro to Intelligence Studies — 3831
CRI 1600 – 3 credits
Aubrey N. Russell

Students will be introduced to the discipline of intelligence and gain understanding of how intelligence systems function, how they fit within the policymaking systems of free societies, and how they are managed and controlled. Students will learn terms and concepts unique to this field and become acquainted with entities within the intelligence community. Students will engage in a historical overview of national security and intelligence policies and strategies from WWII to present. Prerequisite: ENG 1510. J fall; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 123
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
Criminal Law — 3323
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: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Ethics in Criminal Justice — 3431
CRI 2550 – 3 credits
Randy S. Zimpfer

Students will explore many of the ethical problems confronting legal system personnel, including police, lawyers, judges, and corrections personnel. Course materials will focus on ethical systems, the concepts of law and justice, and various real life ethical dilemmas. Prerequisite: ENG 1510, CRI 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm