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AOJ-111 Introduction to Corrections

Students will examine historical and contemporary correctional practices in this course. Theoretical concepts of the criminal sanction will be introduced, along with institutional rehabilitation and community-based corrections. Various correctional settings and approaches are discussed including topics such as punishment, probation, the prison community, and parole. Students will also explore the role of community resources in treating the noninstitutionalized offender (i.e., through halfway houses, alternative programs, and work and study release).

Study Methods:

Online Courses (AOJ-111-OL):
Apr 2020,  Jul 2020

Credits: 3

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