Criminal Law

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Course No: CRIM.2340-031; SIS Class Nbr: 13553; SIS Term: 2810
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

The historical origins and development of criminal law from the early common law to contemporary decisions and statutes. Constitutional and statutory factors as they pertain to criminal responsibility, capacity, crimes against persons and property, defenses to criminal charges and sentences. Sections of the Massachusetts Criminal Code and other statutes will be covered where applicable.

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
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Sheldon Zhang
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2018: Sep 05 to Dec 09
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Criminal Justice: Paralegal Option, Certificate in Security Management & Homeland Security

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