CJ 220 Criminal Justice and Community
F2B 2008 BL
Graves, Scott W.
Senior Instructor/Adjunct Faculty
915-564-5803 Ext. 645
October 13-December 3rd, 2008 (Fall 2, 2008)
7:40 - 10:10 PM
Textbook: The Police and The Community, 7th ed, Carter, David L. ISBN 0-13-041063-2
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Additional Resources: To be distributed in class
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Educational Philosophy: The facilitator's educational philosophy is one of interactiveness based on lectures, current events, class project and presentation, quizzes, and class discussions a mid-term and final examination. The emphasis is on the exploration of ideas and issues confronting the modern criminal justice system in society.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Late Submission of Course Materials: Work missed because of absences or work turned in late will not be accepted. It is your responsibility to meet deadlines and turn in work when it's due. Military students can make alternative arrangements with the instructor because of deployments or other unforeseen military duties that often arise. Park University specializes in serving military students and accomodations will be made to help the soldier, marine, airman, or sailor complete the course successfully.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
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 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 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 2008-2009 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 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90Absences in excess of two will result in a letter grade deduction from the student's final grade, whether excused or unexcused.
Work missed through any absence must also be made up within the semester/term of enrollment.
Absences resulting from military duty must be made known in advance and leveling work may be assigned as needed by the instructor.
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:9/22/2008 1:54:58 PM