Corrections: Concepts, Systems and Issues

Course SubjectCourse IDCourse NameGrade Level
Criminal JusticeCJ203Corrections: Concepts, Systems and IssuesCollege

CJ203 Corrections: Concepts, Systems and Issues (3 Credit Hours)

This course provides an overview of models of punishment and rehabilitation from the perspectives of the humanities and social sciences, including a review of correctional practices and procedures, institutional treatment, probation, parole, prison conditions, programs for juveniles and comparative systems. Correction administration topics are covered including personnel, legal operating practices, overcrowding and planning.