SOC 1203

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SOC 1203

Introduction to The Criminal Process
Prerequisites: ENGL 0203, adequate placement score, or by meeting determined placement measures
3 Credits

This course includes a comprehensive and multidiscipliary view of the operational components in the criminal justice system, focusing on the social and political forces which influence the setting of criminal justice policy. The student will analyze the system at the macro level to show the interdependence in actions of law enforcement, adjudication and correction, and at the micro level to determine how exchange relationships between individuals and groups act as keys to the determination of system outcomes.

General Education requirement