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CJS 1165 Corrections

Analysis of operations of correctional facilities from historical, functional and management perspectives. Attention to administrative and management issues in different types of facilities, with different populations and in community-based programs. Examination of best practices in the field of corrections, including state and federal programs for institutional and community settings.

Prerequisites: DEV 0035

Course Outcomes
  • Summarize the evolution of correctional practices and policies over time.
  • Construct successful strategies for improving the education and training of offenders and correctional personnel.
  • Apply current approaches to treating offender disorders, including substance abuse and mental health problems.
  • Analyze different approaches to organizing institutional and community-based programs.
  • Explain major trends in the administration of corrections facilities and community-based programs.
  • Describe the impacts of technology on corrections practices.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Criminal Justice Science
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: FlexPace Orientation required, visit: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 20
Section: 801
Open Seats: 20
Section: 801
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: FlexPace Orientation required, visit: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 15
Section: 802
Open Seats: 15
Section: 802
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: FlexPace Orientation required, visit: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 15
Section: 803
Open Seats: 15
Section: 803
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: FlexPace Orientation required, visit: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 10
Section: 804
Open Seats: 10
Section: 804
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: FlexPace Orientation required, visit: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 10
Section: 805
Open Seats: 10
Section: 805
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ross-Gray
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: FlexPace Orientation required, visit: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 5
Section: 806
Open Seats: 5
Section: 806