CJUS 210 Writing for Criminal Justice

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Emphasizes the development of reading, writing, and critical thinking skills in criminal justice. This course provides students with the skills necessary to interpret literature in the field of criminal justice and to write and speak about criminal justice topics in an accurate, clear and concise manner. In addition to being introduced to the basics of criminal justice research and APA style, students will be taught to take notes effectively and to write reports, social histories, and scholarly essays, as well as agency and court narratives.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in ENG-152