Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
LAWE 103   Introduction to Criminal Justice 3  
  This course provides an overview of the criminal justice system in US society, including the philosophy, history, organization, and function of the police, courts, and corrections. Topics include foundations of crime; justice and law; federal, tribal and state elements; victimization; victim rights; crime statistics and the extent of crime; police issues; juvenile justice system; juvenile delinquency; court systems; corrections, community corrections; professional career opportunities; and future trends.  
  Minnesota Transfer Goals: 0 0  

LAWE 103 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Law Enforcement AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Law Enforcement AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2014-2015)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2013-2014)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AA Degree AA Liberal Arts Degree (2012-2013)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AA Degree AA Liberal Arts Degree (2011-2012)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2011-2012)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AA Degree AA Liberal Arts Degree (2010-2011)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2010-2011)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AA Degree AA Liberal Arts Degree (2009-2010)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2009-2010)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AA Degree AA Liberal Arts Degree (2008-2009)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2008-2009)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AA Degree AA Liberal Arts Degree (2007-2008)
Law Enforcement: Professional Peace Officer Education AAS Degree AAS Degree (2007-2008)
 
LAWE 103 is an elective course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Law Enforcement/Corrections AA Liberal Arts Degree (2013-2014)
Law Enforcement/Corrections AA Liberal Arts Degree (2012-2013)
Law Enforcement/Corrections AA Liberal Arts Degree (2011-2012)
Law Enforcement/Corrections AA Liberal Arts Degree (2009-2010)
Law Enforcement/Corrections AA Liberal Arts Degree (2008-2009)