Catalogue 2014 - 2015

CJ 320 Probation and Parole

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

CJ 101 and any 200-level CJ.

Course Description

This course is an analysis of both past and present-day systems for probation and parole, an examination of state local referral systems of probation and parole, and an introduction to current innovation within the field. Topics include probation and parole in the United States, intensive supervision programs, the role of the probation and parole officer, and substance abuse treatment methods.