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ADMJ 100 –  Intro to the Crim. Just. Sys. (CRN: 47578) at Hillsdale High School, 3115 Del Monte Street, San Mateo, CA, 94403 managed by College of San Mateo for Spring 2022

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ADMJ 100 Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

This course examines the evolution of the principles and approaches used by the justice system and the changing forces which have shaped them. Students are introduced to the origins and development of criminal law, legal processes, and sentencing and incarceration policies. Discussion points will include components and characteristics of the criminal justice system, theoretical explanations of crime, responses to and measurement of crime, and current challenges to the system.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5b, E5d
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D), UC (IGETC Area 4)
C-ID: AJ 110

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Number of Units: 3

Cohort Restriction:

  • CCAP4 - Dual Enrollment - CSM

QGH - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 01/18-05/19
Meeting Time: 8:30am-9:50am
Days: T, Th
Hillsdale High School, 3115 Del Monte Street, San Mateo, CA, 94403 Room: 0000
Instructor: Kirk Stratton
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 27, 2022
Last day to drop with a section refund January 25, 2022
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript February 7, 2022
Last day to withdraw with a W April 19, 2022
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option May 19, 2022
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