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Master Course Outline
Working in the Juvenile Justice System

Course Number: CJ 210
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Instruction and simulated experiences designed to develop a basic understanding of the multiplicity of roles the juvenile justice system is expected to carry out. Examines the four main elements: courts and related processes, detention centers, institutions, and group homes. Explores the administration/authority granted by the legislature to manage each element. Also examines the duties and qualifications of juvenile justice workers in the state of Washington. 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
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Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
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Winter
Spring
Summer
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Spring
Summer
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*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)