Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the program, students will demonstrate an understanding of the major components and function of the criminal justice system in America; demonstrate knowledge of criminal laws in California, and define ethics in law enforcement and the consequences of unethical behavior.
The Associate of Science in Administration of Justice for Transfer Degree is designed to prepare the student for transfer to four year institutions of higher education and specifically intended to satisfy lower-division requirements for the Baccalaureate Degree in Administration of Justice at a California State University. The knowledge and skills offered in this degree lead students to develop foundational knowledge in the field of administration of justice including those topics and issues related to global, national, and local aspects of the field of study.
The Administration of Justice AS-T degree requires completion of the major and the CSU General Education (40 units) or IGETC (37-39 units) requirements.
All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Science degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
|PREREQUISITE COURSES||REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR||UNITS|
|ADMJ 101||Introduction to the Administration of Justice||3|
|ADMJ 101 or equivalent||ADMJ 103||Concepts of Criminal Law||3|
|List A - Select two courses from the following|
|ADMJ 101 or equivalent||ADMJ 116||Criminal Investigation||3|
|ADMJ 101 or equivalent (may be taken concurrently)||ADMJ 118||Youthful Offenders||3|
|ADMJ 101 or equivalent||ADMJ 120||Legal Aspects of Evidence||3|
|List B - Select two course from the following|
|Any course(s) from List A not used above||3|
|Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151||SOC 101||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|MATH 101, 120, 131, 220B, or 2 units of Math 220, or placement test scores||MATH 136||Statistics||4|
|Eligibility for ENGL 101||PSYCH 101||General Psychology||3|
|TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED||18-19|
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
|August 2016||GCC Catalog 2016-2017|
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