Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
LAWE 1050   Introduction to Corrections 3  
  This course addresses the philosophy and history of corrections and its role in American society. It provides an overview of the elements of corrections; the purposes of correctional punishments; and an historical perspective of punishments. Also covered are the following: correctional retribution, desert, deterrence, incapacitation, rehabilitation, and restoration; political, social, economic, human, and moral consequences of crime control; and a survey of professional career opportunities and qualifications required.  

LAWE 1050 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Criminal Justice Transfer Pathway AS Degree (2021-2022)
Criminal Justice Transfer Pathway AS Degree (2020-2021)