CJ325 Law, Courts and Procedures

Psychology and Crime, Law and Justice    credits: 3


This course provides an introduction to the law and the American legal system; Students will learn about the many sources of law including constitutions, statutes, cases, and regulations, and the application of each in the American legal system. Topics include Constitutional rights, legal procedure, ethical obligations and regulations. Current trends and developments which shape the legal system will be examined. Prerequisite: CJ190.