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Last approved: Mon, 03 Jul 2017 08:02:47 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology (SOC)
SOC
2145
Criminal Law
Criminal Law
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
SOC 1001 or SOC 1002; and SOC 1003
Corequisites

60
Buntman, Gale
Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
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Fee Type


No


Introduction to the sources and fundamental principles of criminal law and procedure using major sociological perspectives as interpretive tools.
As a result of completing this course, students are expected to understand significant issues and controversies in criminal law, criminal procedure, and relevant constitutional law. Students should be conversant in the specialized vocabularies of criminal law and criminal procedure. Students should be familiar with basic criminal offenses and defenses. Students should be knowledgeable about U.S. constitutional requirements and limitations applicable to criminal law, criminal procedure, and law enforcement.
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Course Attribute
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives

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