Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ICJ                                     Course Number: 101                                    
Course Title: Introduction to International Criminal Justice
Subject: International Criminal Justice
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course is an introduction to the nature and scope of international and transnational crime, to the emerging legal framework for its prevention and control, and to its impact on the U.S. criminal justice system. Emphasis will be placed on the international aspects of the work of different criminal justice agencies, such as formal and informal police cooperation and the use of mutual assistance and extradition agreements, and on the bilateral, regional, and international structures created for crime prevention, punishment and control.

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: