POL 120 Politics of Crime and Punishment
PRISM #
3786
Credits
3
Format
LEC
Days
Online 
Instructor
Waller,George
Room
Online
Final Exam
Section
Q381
Session
Regular Academic Session
Start Date
9/5/2017
End Date
12/22/2017
Class Type
Online
Open Seats
0

Description

Focuses on the competing goals of public policy in criminal justice, from public order, due process, efficiency, rights and liberties. Analyzes the interplay of key actors including police, courts and prisons in policy-making and implementation. Includes the role of media and myth. SS

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Special Notes

There is a $25 per credit course fee. The course fee becomes non-refundable approximately one week prior to the start of term. See http://online.uwc.edu/ for specific dates.

Associate Degree Requirements

Social Science