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2023-2024 Catalog

CJC - 141 Corrections

Class: 3 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 3

No Pre/Corequisites

This course covers the history, major philosophies, components, and current practices and problems of the field of corrections. Topics include historical evolution, functions of the various components, alternatives to incarceration, treatment programs, inmate control, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to explain the various components, processes, and functions of the correctional system.

This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA & ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement.