Community Based Corrections

Course Overview

Course Code: LAWO-280

Department: Criminal Justice

Credit Hours: 3.00

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

Survey of the problems of community based corrections including the history and evolution of community correctional efforts, survey of community based treatment and rehabilitation efforts, jail administration, security and treatment role of practitioners and administrators, functional aspects of probation and parole, pre-release centers and halfway houses, and the relationship between institutional programs and the effect on released and pre-released prisoners in the community.

Course Schedule


Term: Fall 2024

Section Name: LAWO-280-HF01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 39

Faculty Name: K. Ingersoll

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments: Students are expected to contact their instructor by the end of the first day of class to communicate their preference to meet face to face or remotely. If you do not have access to computer resources or have limited internet connection outside of campus, please utilize the free computer and internet access available at the main campus and all education centers.

Term: Spring 2025

Section Name: LAWO-280-OL01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 25

Faculty Name: K. Ingersoll

Min Credits: 3.00


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