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Course ID:POLS 4781. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 1 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Criminal Justice Systems in the United States and Britain
Uses a comparative approach, drawing on the United States experience, to develop students’ understanding of the British criminal justice system.
Athena Title:Crim Justice U.S. and Britain
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught as a summer study abroad program (UGA Franklin – Univ of Liverpool). a. Classroom: 90 minutes of classroom instruction for Monday- Thursday for 3 weeks (1080 minutes); b. Excursions/field: three site visits (one 6-hour visit on Friday; three 3-hour visits on a weekday afternoon, for a total of 900 field minutes or 450 contact minutes); c. Lab: In the period prior to arriving in Liverpool, students and instructor will engage in online discussion; students will submit assignments (lab time for a total of 12 hours, 720 lab minutes/ 360 contact minutes). In the period after departing from Liverpool, students will have assignments that will require 12 hours, 720 lab minutes/ 360 contact minutes).
Prerequisite:POLS 1101 or POLS 1101E or POLS 1105H or SOCI 1101 or SOCI 1101H
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Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
Syllabus: No Syllabus Available