JUS 2250 - Current Issues in Corrections

This course provides ideological and pragmatic justification for punishment and imprisonment; sentencing trends and alternatives to incarceration; organization and management of correctional institutions; inmate life, prisonization; treatment and custody; discharge and parole. Exploration of major issues facing correctional employees; socioeconomic, political, and other perspectives related to criminal justice and protective services.

IAI Codes - Illinois Articulation Initiative (If applicable)