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CJS 2200 Human Relations, Mediation & Conflict Resolution

Examination of cultural differences and the handling of special needs population by the criminal justice system, including current trends in meeting community needs. Emphasis on development of the knowledge and skill sets required of the criminal justice professional to address the needs and issues of diverse clientele throughout the criminal justice process. Strategies for mediation, conflict resolution and critical incident management for law enforcement and corrections personnel, including hostage negotiation.

Prerequisites: DEV 0015 and CJS 1101

Course Outcomes
  • Apply crisis management processes and critical incident management to natural and/or man-made situations.
  • Perform the essential steps in mediation and the legal limitations for criminal justice professionals.
  • Perform conflict resolution and mediation given a scenario or simulation.
  • Demonstrate incident or conflict resolution skills from circumstances to resolution.
  • Describe the benefits of understanding cultural differences.
  • Define discrimination. Explain the types of prejudicial behaviors and the impact on community relations. Differentiate between criminal, illegal, and racial profiling.
  • Assess community issues and improve criminal justice services, responses, and systems in multicultural communities.
  • Display an appropriate response to the needs and concerns of special populations.
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: Chambers
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: 6
Section: 507
Open Seats: 6
Section: 507
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Chambers
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: Chambers
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: 802
Open Seats: 15
Section: 802
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Chambers
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: 803
Open Seats: 15
Section: 803
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Chambers
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: Chambers
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: Chambers
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: 806
Open Seats: 15
Section: 806
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Location to be announced
Faculty: Wical
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Note: Blended Modality
Open Seats: 28
Section: 601
Open Seats: 28
Section: 601
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Location to be announced
Faculty: Bacon
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Note: Blended Modality
Open Seats: 25
Section: 605
Open Seats: 25
Section: 605
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Location to be announced
Faculty: Ragland
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Note: Blended Modality
Open Seats: 17
Section: 609
Open Seats: 17
Section: 609
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Location to be announced
Faculty: Turpack
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Note: Blended Modality
Open Seats: 16
Section: 611
Open Seats: 16
Section: 611
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Location to be announced
Faculty: Welch
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Note: Blended Modality
Open Seats: 28
Section: 612
Open Seats: 28
Section: 612