CJ 105 Criminal Law
F1BB 2006 HL
Whiteley, John E.
Bachelors Crimnial Justice Master Criminal Justice
August 21-October 15, 2006
6:00 - 8:50 PM
Textbook: Criminal Law 8th Ed ISBN 0-534-62991-1
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Educational Philosophy: The facilitator's educational philosophy is one of interactivity based on lectures, course readings, examinations, current events, internet research, and class discussions. Each student will be encouraged to discuss new ideas in a friendly environment conducive to open communication and participation
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: There will be four unannounced quizzes during the term covering material discussed in class. In addition, there will be a mid-term and a final examination for the purpose of assessing student comprehension of course content. Additional course work may be assigned as deemed necessary for the purpose of aiding the facilitator in further assessment. Therefore each student should make every effort to atend class and remain for the entire period. Attendance is part of the course/grade assessment
Grading: four quizzes 20% 100-90 A 59& below F Mid-Term Exam 35% 89-80 B Final Exam 35% 79-70 C Attend & Particip 10% 69-60 D
Late Submission of Course Materials: Late work will result in penalty (one letter grade lowered) Late work will not be accepted after the final examination Examination and quizzes will not be re-tested Students missing an exam or quiz due to unexcused absence will not be allowed to test at a later time.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students are expected to attend class and remain for the entire period. Early excuses must be approved by the facilitator in order to recieve attendance credit. Determination of excused and unexcused absence remains discretion of the facilitator as per Park University policy. Excessive absences are grounds for dismissal from the course. Students engaging in disrespectful, abusive, rude, or unruly conduct towards another student, faculty, or visitors will be removed from the class and subject to dismissal per Park University policies. Plagerism and dishonesty will not be tolerated in any degree or manner
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Monday Intro & Chapter 1 Wednesday Chapter 2 Monday Chapter 3 Wednesday Chapter 4 Monday Chapter 5 Wednesday Chapter 6 Monday Chapter 7 Review Mid-Term Exam Wednesday Mid-Term Exam Chapters 1-7 Monday Chapter 8 Wednesday Chapter 9 Monday Chapter 10 Wednesday Chapter 11 Monday Chapter 12&13 Final Exam Review Wedenesday Final Exam chapters 8-13
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 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87-89
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 87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90
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