Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: COR                                     Course Number: 201                                    
Course Title: The Law and Institutional Treatment
Subject: Corrections
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


The process of law from arrest to release from confinement in its relation to correctional principles and practices. Functions of the police, defense, prosecution, courts, probation, correction, parole. Civil rights of the accused and the convicted. Legal documents relating to commitment, bail, fines, and writs.

Prerequisite: COR 101 or CRJ 101 or International Criminal Justice 101, and sophomore standing or above. In addition: English 101.
  • For Criminal Justice majors.

Start Date:    04/27/2007                         End Date: