CRIM 112

Intro to US Legal Systems (CRIM 112)

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Intro to US Legal Systems

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 3.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 115 or satisfactory test score, concurrent enrollment allowed. This course shall explore the historical development, power/jurisdictions and current issues pertaining to the courts in the United States. Further, this course will analyze the effectiveness of traditional techniques used by the courts, prosecution and defense in the judiciary processes at both the state and federal levels. [Semesters Offered: Fall]

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

Day Time Campus Method Building

Intro to US Legal Systems

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 3.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 115, ENGL 103W, ENGL 103, or ENGL 104, or satisfactory test scores placing into ENGL 103W or higher. Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 115 allowed. This course shall explore the historical development, power/jurisdictions and current issues pertaining to the courts in the United States. Further, this course will analyze the effectiveness of traditional techniques used by the courts, prosecution and defense in the judiciary processes at both the state and federal levels. [Semesters Offered: Fall]

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

Day Time Campus Method Building
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 12:40 PM - 02:10 PM Niles Hybrid Niles Campus-146
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 12:40 PM - 02:10 PM Dowagiac Hybrid Dale A Lyons Building-222