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CRIJ 2313 - CORRECTIONAL SYSTEMS & PRACTICES

This course is a survey of institutional and non-institutional corrections. Emphasis will be placed on the organization and operation of correctional systems, treatment and rehabilitation, populations served, Constitutional issues, and current and future issues. 48 lecture hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Describe the organization and operation of correctional systems and alternatives to institutionalization
  • Describe treatment and rehabilitative programs
  • Differentiate between the short-term incarceration and long-term institutional environments
  • Evaluate current and future correctional issues
  • Identify the Constitutional rights applicable to the correctional setting

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3