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ASL204 - Issues and Ethics in the Criminal Justice System

Note: You are seeing the 2013 view of this unit information. These details may no longer be current.
Offering information:

This unit is offered in Trimesters 1 and 3 in alternating years; Trimester 1 odd years, Trimester 3 even years

Enrolment modes:(G, X)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:I Warren
Incompatible with:

ASL304

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

The unit identifies several core dilemmas faced by professionals working in the criminal justice system. It includes issues relevant to police officers, legal professionals and correctional officers. Topics covered include efficiency and effectiveness, and an and an assessment of features which are problematic for criminal justice professionals, including the use of force, corruption, deception, and accountability.

Assessment

On campus:

Research Essay 2000 words 50%, Two-hour Examination 40%, Tutorial Participation and Online Exercises 10%

 

Off campus:

Research Essay 2000 words 50%, Two-hour Examination 40%, Online Exercises 10%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$733$733$2192$2359

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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