CJ 313 The Law of Evidence
F2B 2006 BLZ
DeAngelis, George A.
1:10 - 2:40 PM
CRIMINAL EVIDENCE by Hails, Judy
5th Edition (paperback)
Copperhouse Publishing Co ISBN 0-495-00138-4
Textbooks can be purchased through 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 participation, short answer-essay exams
· Essay exams
· Research paper(s) &/or project(s), presentation on paper &/or project
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Lectures supplemented with readings, video presentations, 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 35%
Final Exam 35%
Particip & Attend 10%
59 & below F
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Quizzes are unannounced. If missed, you can not make up a quiz.
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 the 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 early must be approved by the facilitator in order to recieve attendance credit. Chronic and lenthy tardiness can impact attendance credit. Determination of excused or unexcused absence remains with the discretion of the facilitator as per Park University police. Excessive absences ( excused and or unexcused) are grounds for dismissal from the course. Students who are disrespectful, abusive, rude, or unruly towards any student, faculty member or guest 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.
Oct. 14 Introducted and Chapters 1 & 2
Oct. 21 Chapters 3 & 4
Oct. 28 Chapters 5 & 6 Review for M.T. Exam
Nov. 04 M.T. Exam (Chapters 1-6) Chapter 7
Nov. 11 Chapters 8 & 9
Nov. 18 Chapters 10 & 11 PROJECT DUE
Nov. 25 Chapters 12 & 14 Review Final Exam
Dec. 02 Final Exam Chapters 7-12 &14
Subject to change
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 2006-2007 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
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 .
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