Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

CJU1003 Introduction to Criminal Justice [3].

A survey of the criminal justice system in the United States, with specific focus on the three major components of police, courts, and corrections. The nature and relationships of the various criminal justice agencies is explored. This course provides the groundwork for the student of criminal justice by analyzing and describing the agencies of justice and the procedures used to identify and deal with criminal offenders.

Co-requisite: CJU1002 for criminal justice majors only.