CJA260 Intro Correctional Institution
Provides an overview of correctional facilities including prisons, jails, treatment and work release facilities. Introduces the effects of incarceration on inmates and their adaptive strategies. Introduces various intervention modalities and reintegration programs back into the community. Prerequisites: CJA 113 and WR 121. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).
Distance Education: Web Course Information
- From the Instructor:
- This text based class focuses primarily on the various prison operation components to include safety and security, programming, food services, religious programs, and general inmate supervision. Additionally, attention will be given to the issue of prison overcrowding, sentencing practices, and inmate community reentry.
- Course Specific Requirements:
- Successful completion of CJA 113 (Introduction to Corrections) is a prerequisite for this class. The primary text is: Prison and Jail Administration, 3rd Ed., by Peter M. Carlson. A variety of outside resources will also be explored.
- Web Technical Requirements:
- Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
- Students with Disabilities:
- Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
- To register, you need the CRNs (ex. 22398) of your selected classes.
- Please note that for many courses, additional fees may apply.
- To find textbooks, you need the CRN, Campus, Term & Course Number (ex. BA101).
|CRN||Campus / Bldg / Rm||Time||Days||Dates|
|WEB »||46775||-||22-Sep-2014 thru 12-Dec-2014|
Instructor: Chuck Seeley
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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