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Technology and the Criminal Justice System

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Course No: CRIM.2030-031; SIS Class Nbr: 13456; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course is designed to introduce students to the latest innovations in the applications of new technological advances in the criminal justice system. Topic areas include an examination of the new technology of crime commission, and the corresponding new technology of crime control strategies. Our focus will be on the application of both "hard" technology (e.g. equipment, hardware, devices, etc.) and "soft" technology (e.g. computer software programs, information systems, classification devices, and other problem-solving applications) in each of the following areas: crime prevention, police, courts, institutional corrections, community corrections and the private sector.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites:
  • Special Notes: For permission numbers and questions regarding the Undergraduate Criminal Justice Program, please email Christopher_Harris@uml.edu
  • Section Notes:
  • Core Codes: SS, AMST, TCHV
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Kaitlyn Clarke
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Dec 08
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology, B.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Criminal Justice: Paralegal Option

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