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Master Course Outline
Principles of Investigation and Evidence

Course Number: CJ 205
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Survey of fundamental techniques as they apply to specific criminal investigations. Examines the basic principles of the law of criminal evidence with emphasis on the role of the investigator in collecting, preserving, and introducing evidence in court. Prerequisite or Co-requisite: CJ& 101. Recommended: READ 088.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Develop a broad perspective on the field of criminal justice.
B. Become familiar with major court decisions and their impact.
C. Develop an understanding of the criminal justice system and it’s philosophy and operation.
D. Understand and use terminology and legal terms applicable to criminal justice.
E. Develop a knowledge base of contemporary criminal justice methods and programs.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
CJ 205
Winter 2009
0813
Jim Hartford
CJ 205
Winter 2004
0813
John Spiva


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
X
 
 
 
 
X
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)