Criminal Justice
CRIJ 1003 Orientation and Legal Matters
The Constitution and legal basis of law enforcement: the penal code, formation of law enforcement bodies, local ordinances and regulatory functions. (COP students must take this course before Criminal Investigation).
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1013 Introduction to Criminal Justice [CJ 101]
An overview of the criminal justice system, to include police, courts, and corrections as they pertain to both adults and juveniles. An understanding of the participants and their roles in accomplishing the missions of the criminal justice system.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1033 Criminal Law I [CJ 105]
The basic concepts of the theory of substantive criminal law including sources, classification of crimes, anticipatory offenses, parties to crime, uncompleted crimes, criminal liability, and defenses.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1043 Applied Criminology
The objective of this course is to introduce the student to the study of criminal behavior within our society. The information will be presented from both a theoretical and practical point of view. The information will be presented beginning with the theoretical point of view, and moving into specific crimes and cases for study.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1113 Criminal Investigation [CJ 110]
An introduction to the fundamentals of criminal investigation, including theory and history, conduct at crime scenes, and collection and preservation of evidence.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1503 Introduction to Corrections [CJ 103]
An overview of the historical development and a complete analysis of the entire adult corrections system.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1513 Special Problems in Corrections
Intensive probing of selected problem areas through employment of concepts learned in previous courses. The faculty will select germane topics of which the following are examples: Problems in Development of Prison Industries, Selection of Parolees, Functions of Psychiatry in Prison, and Balancing of Treatment and Social Protection as Goals and Conflicting Role Demands in Police Work.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1523 Interpersonal Relations in Corrections
This course emphasizes the application of various models of counseling and leadership to interpersonal relations with peers and inmates. Given a corrections social setting, the student will be able to select social and psychological techniques likely to elicit positive behavior in the setting.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1533 Correctional Treatment Systems
A study of the basic concepts of behavior therapies and therapeutic methods based on experimentally established principles of learning. Special attention is placed on custody, rehabilitation, and treatment programs as recognized by modern penology.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1543 Firearms
Care and use of police firearms, including legal provisions and restrictions. COP students must have permission from department coordinator.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 1553 Defensive Tactics / Custody Control
The study and practice of methods of defense employed by police officers. COP students must have permission from department head.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2003 Community Relations [CJ 111]
An examination of the relationships existing between the police and the communities they serve. Emphasis will be placed on the officer's role relative to the community, crime prevention, civil rights, and the elements of effective community relations. (LAS)
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2013 Patrol [CJ 112]
A study of the police patrol operation, its organization and measurement of effectiveness, assignment of personnel, department policies, public relations, and the use of equipment in patrol operations.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2023 Police Administration [CJ 115]
This course views the police as a functional unit in the criminal justice process. It presents the principles of police organization and administration and surveys the administration of operational staff and auxiliary units including patrol, traffic, detective, and juvenile.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2043 Human Relations
Application of sociological theory and methods to various job situations. (GE,LAS)
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2073 Correctional Services in the Community
A study of the problems of released prisoners; interrelationships between institutional programs and their subsequent experiences; and the place and functions of probation, parole, pre-release centers, halfway houses, and work release.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2103 Introduction to Juvenile Justice and Delinquency [CJ 104]
An overview of the organization, function, and jurisdiction of the juvenile justice system; methods of handling, processing and detention of juveniles; case disposition and court procedures.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2113 Traffic [CJ 113]
Police responsibility in traffic control; organization of traffic and patrol division; routine traffic duties and accident reports.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2123 Criminal Evidence [CJ 109]
An analysis of the rules of evidence with an emphasis on the conceptual and definitional issues of admissibility, relevancy, materiality, weight, burden of proof, presumptions, types of evidence, judicial notice, evidentiary privileges, best evidence, opinion evidence, and hearsay evidence and its exceptions.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2133 Criminal Procedures [CJ 108]
Rules, principles, and concepts governing the enforcement of arrest, search, and seizure primarily focusing on the Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2241 Law Enforcement Driver Training
Emphasizes defensive driving skills needed by police officers. Open only to COP students with permission of department head.
(1 credit hours, 8 lecture hours, 20 lab hours)

CRIJ 2243 Current Issues in Criminal Justice
A survey of matters of topical interest which influence law enforcement in American society. Focus is on social actions; legislative, executive and court decisions; and contemporary developments within criminal justice agencies.
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2253 Criminal Law II [CJ 106]
An examination of the nature of the criminal acts of substantive criminal law defining the necessary elements and punishment of each act. (LAS)
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2293 Introduction to Counseling
A survey of the individual and group approaches to counseling. The basic principles of human behavior and some of the techniques of changing attitudes and behavior are evaluated. (LAS)
Prerequisites: PSYC1113
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2373 Criminal Justice Internship
A capstone experience. Placement of advanced Criminal Justice majors in community-based agencies for career development. Involves frequent contact with faculty supervisor and off-campus supervisor. May not be repeated without department director's approval.
(3 credit hours, 0 lecture hours, 100 lab hours)

CRIJ 2563 Practicum I
A capstone experience. Students work in a corrections institution in preparation for certification.
(3 credit hours, 0 lecture hours, 100 lab hours)

CRIJ 2573 Practicum II
A capstone experience. Students work in a corrections institution in preparation for certification.
(3 credit hours, 0 lecture hours, 100 lab hours)

CRIJ 2583 Practicum III
A capstone experience. Students work in a corrections institution in preparation for certification.
(3 credit hours, 0 lecture hours, 100 lab hours)

CRIJ 2601-3 Topics in Criminal Justice
A study of a topic which includes current analysis of industry problems or technical training which enhances student knowledge and skills within the criminal justice industry. This course may be repeated with different topics.
(1-3 credit hours, 16-48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2703 Introduction to Substance
As an overall introduction to the field of substance abuse studies, this course covers categories of substance abuse, physiological and psychological effects of alcohol and other drugs, the disease concept of addiction, family and social dimensions of substance abuse, and the principle therapy and treatment approaches to the disease. (LAS)
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2803 Domestic Violence
An examination of the relationships of individuals in society, dealing in particular with recognized relationships and conflict. A focus on child, spouse, and elderly abuse with discussion of services available to the abused is studied. Social influences will be examined that may cause or reinforce violent behavior in the home. (LAS)
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2812 Private Security Skills I
Required for all forms of security guard licenses. Course is related to general private security tasks such as: interpreting the Oklahoma Security Guard and Private Investigator Act, developing basic first aid skills, operating a fire extinguisher and firefighting equipment, writing field notes and reports, and interpreting legal powers and limitations.
(2 credit hours, 32 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2813 Victimology
This course is a survey course of contemporary developments in the field of victimology. The course will focus on conceptual boundaries, basic concepts, literatures, and its sub-fields and role as a field of study in criminal justice and sociology. (LAS)
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2822 Private Security Skills II
Course is related to tasks of unarmed security guards. Instruction will be given in public relations, performing fixed post duties, patrolling, and investigating security incidents.
(2 credit hours, 32 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2832 Private Security Skills III
Course is related to tasks of private investigators. Instruction will be given in responsibilities to clients, interpreting private investigations laws, complying with the Fair Credit Reporting Act, conducting investigations and surveillance, and locating and communicating information.
(2 credit hours, 32 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2842 Private Security Skills IV
Course is related to firearms skills for armed security and private investigators. Instruction will be given in safety, revolver maintenance and nomenclature, inspecting, revolver shooting fundamentals, legal issues and deadly force, range procedures and tower commands, revolver qualification, and shotgun familiarization.
(2 credit hours, 8 lecture hours, 24 lab hours)

CRIJ 2901-3 Law Enforcement Seminar
The study, practice, and/or analysis of a selected topic in law enforcement. May be repeated with a different topic.
(1-3 credit hours, 16-48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)

CRIJ 2913 The Study of Terrorism
This course studies the effects of terrorism on our society. The course examines past, present, and future international players in the world of terrorism. The course is designed to develop a better understanding of terrorism while managing the consequences. (LAS)
(3 credit hours, 48 lecture hours, 0 lab hours)