CJ 200 Criminology
F1N 2006 SM
DeAngelis, George A.
22 August-October 5, 2006
2:00 - 5:00 PM
Criminology and Criminal Justice System 5th edition
Adler,Freda/Mueller, Gerhard/Laufer, William
McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Textbooks can be purchased though the Parkville Bookstore
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Educational Philosophy: The facilitator's educational philosophy is one of interactiveness based on lectures, course readings, quizzes, examinations, research and class discussions with an emphasis on student attendance. The facilitator strives to encourage each student to explore new ideas in a friendly, relaxed environment conducive to communication and participation.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: Lectures supplemented with additional readings, video presentations, class discussions, class project, and quizzes. There will be a mid-term and final examination. Additional course work may be assigned in order to evaluate student knowledge and comprehension of course material. Attendance will also factor when assessing final course grade.
Mid-Term exam 30%
Final exam 30%
Group Project 10%
Attend & Particip 10%
59 & below F
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Quizzes and examinations missed as a result of an unexcused absence cannot be made up.
Late work will be penalized and will not be accepted unless prior arrangements are made with facilitator.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students are expected to attend class and remain for the entire period. This is not an on-line course. Students who cannot commit to attending this class as scheduled should not enroll. Leaving class early must be approved by the facilitator in order to recieve attendance credit. Determination of excused or unexcused absence remains with the discretion of the facilitator as per Park University policy. Excessive absences (excused and unexcused) are grounds for dismissal from the course. Students who are disrespectful, abusive, rude, or unruly towards any student and or faculty member will be removed from the class. Prohibited conduct is also cause for dismissal from the course. Plagerism and dishonesty ( in any manner or degree) will not be tolerated.
Aug.22 Intro & Chapter 1
Aug.24 Discuss class project & Chapter 2
Aug.29 Chapters 3 & 4 Class Project
Aug.31 Chapter 5 & Quiz#1 & Class Project
Sept.05 Chapter 6 & Class Project
Sept.07 Chapter 7, Quiz #2, Class Project & Review Mid-Term Exam
Sept.12 Mid-term exam Chapters 1-7
Sept.14 Chapter 8 & Class Project
Sept.19 Chapter 9 & Quiz#3 & Class Project
Sept.21 Chapter 10 & Class Project
Sept.26 Chapter 11 & Class Project
Sept.28 Chapter 12 &13 Quiz #4 & Class Project
Oct.03 Chapter 14, Summation of Class Project, Review Final Exam
Oct.05 Final Exam Chapters 7-14
Note: Group Project requires students to be researching and collecting information on a daily basis and prepared to present findings to class
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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.
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