Montgomery College 2023-2024 Catalog 
    Sep 25, 2023  
Montgomery College 2023-2024 Catalog
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CCJS 110 - Administration of Justice


An analysis of crime and the administration of justice in a diverse, democratic society operating within a global environment. Emphasis is on the theoretical and historical development of law enforcement, courts, and corrections and the agents and agencies responsible for administering justice. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 011 . Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  • Discuss the extent and impact of crime in America today.
  • Explain the history, development, and interaction of the three criminal justice system components.
  • Analyze the process of the American legal system and its impact on controlling crime and the administration of justice.
  • Apply the use of scientific methods and associated findings in the investigation of crime causation and research related to the punishment of offenders.
  • Critically evaluate the problems associated with justice in a diverse, multicultural society operating within an international and global environment.
  • Distinguish between types and sources of law.
  • Describe the relationship between research, theory, practice, and policy.
  • Communicate effectively in writing.

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