CJ 313 The Law of Evidence
U1T 2006 DLB
Adjunct Faculty/ Academic Director
Masters Degree Admin.B.A.
701 775 9681
701 787 2772
Textbook: Criminal Evidence 5th Edition
Author: Judy Hails Kaci
Textbooks can be purchased though the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased though the Parkville Bookstore
Course Description: This intermediate course examines the rules of evidence as they relate to the prosecution and defense of criminal cases, general provisions, judicial notice, presumptions, relevancy, privileges, witnesses, hearsay, expert testimony, authentication, and identification. 3:0:3
Educational Philosophy: It is critical to learning that we share views with faculty and other students. I require interaction on topics we cover. The readings are the obligation of the student. To understand and discuss our readings and supplemental information avialable is the objective of the course. With this emphasis in mind we learn Laws of Evidence
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: Exams, projects and discussion.
Grading: Final proctored exam 100 points
Midterm exam 100 points
Special Project 100 points
Weekly discussion 100 points.
Total of 400 points can be earned for the course.
Late Submission of Course Materials: -2 points per day work is late.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: To respect the rules of online and everyday etiqueete.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Discussion due weekly
Midterm is due at the end of week four.
Project is due at the end of week five.
Final proctored exam is due in week eight.
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:5/2/2006 7:48:54 AM