2015-2016 Catalog

CRIM 2120 Community-Based Corrections

4.5 - 0.0 - 4.5

Course Description

This course outlines a number of community-based corrections programs such as probation, parole, electronic monitoring, and fines designed to meet the level of risk and needs of the offender. The course covers the balanced approach that reflects a strong emphasis on practical and legal matters. It also discusses the historical, philosophical, social, and legal contexts of community-based corrections.