Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: CJBA                                     Course Number: 400                                    
Course Title: Criminal Justice Internship Experience
Subject: Criminal Justice
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course is designed to provide the student with on-site field experience and a weekly seminar to integrate his/her academic studies with the realities of working in a criminal justice setting. The benefit of experiential learning is that it allows the student to gain firsthand knowledge of all of the aspects involved in the operation and administration of a criminal justice agency and its client population. The student will learn and apply principles of organizational development, participant observation, and evaluative research methods. The student must attend a seminar class once a week (15 class hours) and complete a minimum of 90 hours of experiential learning for three credit hours.

Prerequisite: ENG 102/201, CJBA 340, CJBA 380
Start Date:    11/30/2012                         End Date: