Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - Community Corrections
CRJS 4356 Community Corrections
Prerequisites:CRJS 1087 and CRJS 2086
Hours:Three hours of lecture per week for one term.
Students examine contemporary issues in community-based corrections. Emphasis is placed on the role of community corrections as an alternative to incarceration and as an approach to rehabilitation and community integration. Topics may include; probation; intermediate sanctions; conditional release programs; community corrections models; Extensive overview of existing programs and sanctions, and; Challenges posed by working with offenders in community settings.