Criminal Justice

Metropolitan College

Corrections: Concepts, Systems, and Issues

MET CJ 271

Provides an overview of models of punishment and rehabilitation from the perspectives of the humanities and social sciences, including a review of correctional practices and procedures, institutional treatment, probation, parole, prison conditions, programs for juveniles, and comparative systems. Correction administration topics are covered including personnel, legal, operating practices, overcrowding, and planning. 4 cr. Tuition: $2400

Summer 2 (July 1-August 7)