Social Sciences

CRJ 203 Introduction to Criminal Justice
An overview of the criminal justice system and its component parts (police, prosecution, defense, courts, correctional institutions, and community-based corrections). The objective of this course is to provide an orientation to the discipline from both a professional and academic perspective. (3 s.h.)

MED 260 Media Issues
Study of major contemporary issues in mass media, as well as ethical considerations in advertising, journalism and public relations. Emphasis will be placed on research findings regarding mass media effects and the resultant alternatives for policymakers, practitioners and consumers. (3 s.h.)