Description
Juvenile Justice
Students in the course will examine the history of the juvenile justice system and the nature and extent of juvenile delinquency in the U.S. Students will also compare biological, psychological and sociological theories and analyze the impact of social issues related to delinquency. In addition to outlining case law regarding the legal rights of juveniles, students will distinguish between the roles of the Police, Juvenile Courts, and Juvenile Aftercare within the juvenile justice system and how they interact with and influence each other.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Offering
Course
CRIMJUST 10504914
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Protective Services
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisite: C or better in Intro to Criminal Justice, 10504900.