CJ 400 Constitutional Law in Criminal Justice
U1G 2006 GR
Gardner, Gary A.
B.S. Criminal Justice AdministrationM.S. General Administration
Base Education Center, Grand Forks AFB, ND
As Arranged with Students
701 215-0688 (CELL)
June 05 - July 30, 2006
7:35 - 10:15 PM
Must be a Junior or Senior CJ Major
Textbook: Criminal Procedures for the Criminal Justice Professional, Ferdico, 9th ed., Wadsworth, 2005.
Additional Resources: Professional Periodicals provided by the instructor.
Course Description: This advanced course is an in-depth study of the U.S. Constitution as it applies to law enforcement, the courts, and corrections, including an examination of recent decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court. Prerequisite: Junior standing. 3:0:3
Educational Philosophy: Lectures, readings, video(s), discussion(s) and examinations.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: Examinations and class participation.
Grading: Midterm exam 40%
FInal exam 40%
Class participation 20%
Late Submission of Course Materials: Assignments and/or course material(s) must be turned in on time unless prior arrangements with the instructor have been made.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Class participation is expected and will form a part of the final grade. Students are expected to come to all classes and be on time. Roll will be checked each class meeting. Classes missed for legitimate reasons(i.e. illness, TDY, work), are excusable; however, the student is expected to make up the missed class work.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Dates of assignments and exams will be determined by the instructor and students during the first night of class.
Academic Honesty:Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .
Last Updated:5/1/2006 8:33:46 PM