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Course Overview

This course will examine a specific issue that poses current problems in the criminal justice system. Examples include: the exploding prison population, the challenges of policing post-9/11, and deaf people in the criminal justice system. This course may be repeated as topics change.

Prerequisite: SOC101.

Program: Sociology

Credit: 3

Other Courses

SOC-395

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Sociology

Credits 1-5

SOC-407

Social Problems

This course will analyze the causes and consequences…

Sociology

Credits 3

SOC-423

Social Theory

This course will cover major sociological and criminological…

Sociology

Credits 3

SOC-436

Social Inequality: Race,…

A study of gender and social class inequality.…

Sociology

Credits 3

SOC-450

Internship Seminar with…

Students will apply knowledge and skills gained in…

Sociology

Credits 4

SOC-491

Senior Capstone Seminar…

This course is designed to encourage students to…

Sociology

Credits 3