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2014 Spring Classes

JUST Justice

Survey of the structure and process of criminal justice agencies. Includes an introduction to criminal law, police, courts, corrections and criminology. Introduces students to the history of the criminal justice system in the United States and traces the origins and historical foundation of the present day systems and associated agencies, with a focus on law enforcement in our society. Also introduces students to various political theories of justice and principles of causation as it relates to criminal behavior.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39016 T01 Sheldon Schmitt
SC 215
Mon, Wed, Fri
8:30a - 9:30a
1/13 - 5/3

Order books at MBS Direct. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html to get started in your class.

Tuition and fees: $528 (additional charges may apply)

Introduces students to the general function of law enforcement in our society with an emphasis on basic patrol procedures in the community. Also exposes students to crisis intervention and emergency police procedures including emergency police communications, interpersonal relations and problem solving.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39017 T01 Sheldon Schmitt
SC 215
Tue, Thu
8:00a - 9:30a
1/13 - 5/3

Order books at MBS Direct. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html to get started in your class.

Tuition and fees: $528 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39018 TD1 David Sexton
DIST WEB
1/13 - 5/3

Order books at MBS Direct. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html to get started in your class.

Tuition and fees: $568 (additional charges may apply)

JUST 131
3 CR
An examination of the application of the western justice system to remote Alaska villages including issues that arise from cultural conflicts, difficulties associated with a centralized justice system servicing remote communities off the road system, the Federal/Indian or Native Alaskan relationship, and a description of criminal behavior occurring in the villages. Exposure to alcohol and substance related issues. These include Tribal justice-related solutions, local options laws, and other efforts to curb the negative aspects of alcohol and substance abuse in rural Alaska.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39019 TD1 David Sexton
DIST WEB
1/13 - 5/3

Order books at MBS Direct. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html to get started in your class.

Tuition and fees: $568 (additional charges may apply)

 
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2014 Summer Classes

JUST Justice

Alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs will be studied along with addictive behaviors related to satisfying the pleasure center of the brain which are not substance-related such as compulsive shopping, problem gambling, and the various computer-related addictions. Survey of the theories of addiction including the disease model of addiction, behavioral addictions, addiction treatment, and more. Focus will center on those addictions specific to Alaska.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
52155 TD1 David Sexton
DIST WEB
5/19 - 8/9

Order textbooks from MBS Direct: http://direct.mbsbooks.com/ualaska.htm. Go to: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html to get started in your class.

Tuition and fees: $568 (additional charges may apply)

 
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2014 Fall Classes

JUST Justice

Survey of the structure and process of criminal justice agencies. Includes an introduction to criminal law, police, courts, corrections and criminology. Introduces students to the history of the criminal justice system in the United States and traces the origins and historical foundation of the present day systems and associated agencies, with a focus on law enforcement in our society. Also introduces students to various political theories of justice and principles of causation as it relates to criminal behavior.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80599 TD1 John Cryderman
DIST WEB
9/2 - 12/13

No notes

Tuition and fees: $592 (additional charges may apply)

Alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs will be studied along with addictive behaviors related to satisfying the pleasure center of the brain which are not substance-related such as compulsive shopping, problem gambling, and the various computer-related addictions. Survey of the theories of addiction including the disease model of addiction, behavioral addictions, addiction treatment, and more. Focus will center on those addictions specific to Alaska.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80600 T01 Sheldon Schmitt
SC 120
Tue, Thu
8:00a - 9:30a
9/2 - 12/13

No notes

Tuition and fees: $552 (additional charges may apply)

Provides students with exposure to the criminal investigation process. Included are an introduction to the historical foundation to current investigative techniques including the methods, principles, and technology involved in current investigation. Fingerprints, DNA and other modern crime scene technology are examined and explored. The CSI effect on current police investigative practices and the overall effect on policing will also be introduced.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80603 TD1 Sherrie Tinsley-Myers
DIST WEB
9/2 - 12/13

Prerequisite: JUST S110.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $592 (additional charges may apply)

JUST 212
3 CR
Students will be presented with an introductory examination of criminal procedures and how those procedures are applied by law enforcement agencies and criminal justice professionals. Emphasis upon the legal limitations of the police and the right of the people to be secure from the government under the protections of the United States Constitution and the Rules of Evidence.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80974 TD1 David Sexton
DIST WEB
9/2 - 12/13

Prerequisite: JUST S110.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $592 (additional charges may apply)

JUST 222
3 CR
Overview of research methodology utilized within the structure of social science as applicable to scientific theory and resolution, particularly as applicable to law enforcement. Specific basic methods and designs will be outlined and studied as they apply to conducting surveys, recording observations, and conducting appropriate experiments within the realm of social science. Statistical analysis will be introduced.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80975 TD1 David Sexton
DIST WEB
9/2 - 12/13

Prerequisite: JUST S110.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $592 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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