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CJS 1101 Introduction to Criminal Justice Science

Overview of the criminal justice system and an analysis of the interdependence of its components, including legislative, law enforcement, prosecution, court and correctional systems. Examination of responsibilities of professionals in each of these systems, including ethical and legal responsibilities.

Prerequisites: DEV 0015

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate the standards of professional conduct expected of criminal justice professionals and explain the requirements for advancement.
  • Describe significant historical events and individuals within the criminal justice field.
  • Explain the legal constraints and roles, responsibilities and duties of each component of the criminal justice system.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Criminal Justice Science
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Chambers
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from 11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 101
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from
11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 101
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 500
Open Seats: 3
Section: 500
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 10
Section: 501
Open Seats: 10
Section: 501
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 14
Section: 801
Open Seats: 14
Section: 801
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 14
Section: 802
Open Seats: 14
Section: 802
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 14
Section: 803
Open Seats: 14
Section: 803
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 15
Section: 804
Open Seats: 15
Section: 804
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 15
Section: 805
Open Seats: 15
Section: 805
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 14
Section: 806
Open Seats: 14
Section: 806
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Location to be announced
Faculty: Powell
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Note: Blended Modality
Open Seats: 27
Section: 603
Open Seats: 27
Section: 603