Introduction to Criminal Justice
What you'll learn
- Criminal Justice
- Law Enforcement
This course teaches the basic structure and function of the American Criminal Justice System. It provides a basic overview of legal processes, law enforcement, terrorism, courts, corrections, community corrections, and juvenile justice. It provides students the understanding to move on to more advanced courses within the fields of Criminal Justice or Sociology.
Who this course is for:
- Police Officers
- Pre-Law Students
- College Students
- Social Scientists
- Anyone interested in the justice system and how it functions
Kevin Jennings Graduated from Texas State University in 2014 with his PhD in Criminal Justice. His main research areas are Cybercrime, Digital Forensics, and Law Enforcement Technology, but he also enjoys teaching introductory courses and research methods. He is currently an Assistant Professor at a medium sized Southern University.
In his non-professional life, he enjoys computer gaming, reading, and The Society for Creative Anachronism (a worldwide medieval education and recreation group).