CJS 490

Criminal Justice Capstone Research

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 17, 2017 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

Using both a theoretical and practical framework, this experience is designed to help students integrate and synthesize their undergraduate experiences. An applied project demonstrates discipline mastery of a subject and serves as a vehicle for future work and study in the criminal justice field. Note: This course should be taken the semester the student graduates.

Special information

Prerequisites: Either CJS 201 Foundations in Criminal Justice OR CJS 200 Literature in Criminal Justice AND CJS 301 Research Methods in Criminal Justice. Co-Requisites: CJS 320 Criminology and Public Policy AND CJS 360 Diversity in Criminal Justice AND CJS 375 Ethics and Professionalism in Criminal Justice. Note: This course should be taken the semester the student graduates.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Apply the basic concepts of Research Methods to solving criminal justice problems.
  • Demonstrate the synthesis of theory with practice.
  • Demonstrate written and oral communication skills.
  • Evaluate the relationship between academic knowledge and the practical application of that knowledge to the field.
  • Formulate a solution to a criminal justice problem that demonstrates mastery of the Criminal Justice discipline.

Summer 2019

Section Title Instructor
50 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Hilal, Su Books Course details

Fall 2019

Section Title Instructor
01 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Johnson, An Books Course details
50 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Hilal, Su Books Course details
51 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Hilal, Su Books Course details

Spring 2020

Section Title Instructor
01 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Densley, Ja Books Course details
50 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Hilal, Su Books Course details
51 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Hilal, Su Books Course details

Summer 2020

Section Title Instructor
50 Criminal Justice Capstone Research Hilal, Su Books Course details