You are here: Course Descriptions

JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY

JLC-686 Advanced Seminar in Corrections (3) Course Level: Graduate

Advanced Seminar in Corrections (3) Topics vary by section. Examination of the origin, nature, and operation of various correctional institutions and practices. The focus of the course varies by semester; topics include institutional corrections, community corrections, intermediate sanctions, legal aspects of corrections, the death penalty, and philosophical theories of punishment. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JLC-686 001
Term: FALL 2017
Course Level: Graduate
Section Title: Mass Incarceration
Advanced Seminar in Corrections (3) Topics vary by section. Examination of the origin, nature, and operation of various correctional institutions and practices. The focus of the course varies by semester; topics include institutional corrections, community corrections, intermediate sanctions, legal aspects of corrections, the death penalty, and philosophical theories of punishment. Repeatable for credit with different topic.