Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: PA                                     Course Number: 150                                    
Course Title: Introduction to Criminal Law
Subject: Public Administration
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per semester per credit: 3.0


This course is specifically designed to provide students with a basic understanding of criminal law and the criminal justice system. It will include the history, theory, and practice of the substantive criminal law, the sources of law, legislative purpose and responsibilites, the major elements of statutory offenses and their application in the Criminal Justice Process.

Prerequisite: ENGL 112.
Start Date:    09/27/2006                         End Date: