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CRIM 131 - Introduction to the Criminal Justice System
CRIM 131

This course provided a critical examination and overview of the structure and operation of the Canadian Criminal Justice System - its specific components (police, criminals, courts, corrections), objectives and functions.

Credits:  3

  • Total Hours: 45
  • Lecture Hours: 3
Total Weeks:  15

This course is offered online:  No

Prerequisites:  None

Learning Outcomes:
Upon the successful completion of this course, students should be able to:
  • Describe the Criminal Justice System in Canada and the interrelationships between police, courts and corrections;
  • Summarize the relationship between crime, criminal justice and the Canadian public; and,
  • Demonstrate critical and analytical skills in discussions of the Criminal Justice System
Grading System:  Letters

Passing Grade:  D (50%)

Percentage of Individual Work:  100

Course Offered in Other Programs:  Yes

Other Programs:
  • Associate of Arts Degree
  • Associate of Arts Degree - Criminology Specialization
  • University Arts and Sciences certificates

Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.

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