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Administration of Justice CC
ADMJ 40 Juvenile Procedures 3.00 Units
This course is an examination of the origin, development, and organization of the juvenile justice system as it evolved in the U.S. justice system. The course explores the theories that focus on juvenile law, courts and processes, and the constitutional protections extended to juveniles in the U.S. justice system. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 41 Legal Persuasion & Argument 3.00 Units
Students will learn strategies for recognizing and evaluating the conflicting statements of others, including victims, witnesses, experts, and other professionals within the field of administration of justice. Upon completion of this course students will be able to think independently and support their own arguments with research and logic. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 42 Leadership and Integrity 3.00 Units
This course will examine the impact of leadership, effective communication and organizational integrity in establishing trust in the administration of justice system. Beginning with initial contact with citizens to adjudication and punishment, this course will analyze the challenges of the complex procedures and processes that impact the legal system and the lives of people. The course will emphasize the importance of ethical behavior and ethical leadership by individuals and organizations as a philosophy.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 50 Intro to Admin of Justice 3.00 Units
This course covers the history, theory, and philosophy of administration of justice in the United States. Particular emphasis is placed on the principles, operational practices, and structure of the police, courts, and corrections agencies. Students are introduced to the origins and development of criminal law, legal processes, and sentencing and incarceration policies. Students examine the methods of crime measurement, explanations of crime, and the challenges and opportunities for law enforcement in a diverse society.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 54 Investigative Reporting 3.00 Units
Investigative reports with emphasis upon accuracy and necessary details. Includes arrest reports, incident reports and miscellaneous field reports. Techniques and methods used to cover information; how to analyze and present information in a clear and concise report.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 55 Intro to Correctional Science 3.00 Units
This course provides a critical analysis of punishment and the modern correctional process as utilized in the rehabilitation of adult and juvenile offenders. Exploration of the various types of punishment, alternatives to punishment, types of correctional institutions, and the impact of punishment on the criminal justice system.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 60 Criminal Law 3.00 Units
This course offers an analysis of the doctrine of criminal liability in the United States and the classification of crimes against persons, property, morals, and public welfare. Special emphasis is placed on the classification of crime, the general elements of particular crimes, and defenses to crime. This course utilizes case law and case studies to introduce students to criminal law and will include some limited discussion of prosecution and defense decision making, criminal culpability, and defenses to crime.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 61 Evidence 3.00 Units
This course examines the origins, development, philosophy and the constitutional basis for the rules of evidence. During the course of the semester, we will explore the rules and policies governing the kinds of information which can be received at trial, how evidence can be properly developed and obtained by law enforcement officers, and how evidence may be considered by the judge and/or jury. Topics are considered from both a theoretical and a practical viewpoint. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 , ADMJ 60
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 63 Criminal Investigation 3.00 Units
This course addresses the techniques, procedures, and ethical issues in the investigation of crime, including organization of the investigative process, crime scene searches, interviewing and interrogating, surveillance, source of information, utility of evidence, scientific analysis of evidence and the role of the investigator in the trial process. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 and , ADMJ 60
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 70 Community Relations 3.00 Units
This course examines the complex, dynamic relationship between communities and the justice system in addressing crime and conflict with an emphasis on the challenges and prospects of administering justice within a diverse multicultural population. Topics covered may include crime prevention, restorative justice, conflict resolution, and ethics. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 80 Criminal Court Process 3.00 Units
This course examines due process and the constitutional, statutory and rule-based issues that arise in the formal processing of a criminal case from pre-arrest through that and appeal. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 , ADMJ 60
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 85 Introduction to Forensics 3.00 Units
This course provides an introduction to the role of forensics in criminal investigations. It examines the methods utilized in the forensic analysis of crime scenes, pattern evidence, instruments, firearms, documents and controlled substances. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 89 Family Violence 3.00 Units
Origins of violence in the family including child abuse from the administration of justice perspective. Specific types of violent interactions and abuse among family members and responsible adults. Emphasis on techniques for use by peace officers and other social service professionals to intervene effectively.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9954 Defensive Tactics Instructor 2.50 Units
Students will develop knowledge in practices and philosophy of use of force, basic principles and concepts of Arrest & Control and legal issues. Students will develop skills in course development, class planning, instructional techniques, and instructor liability for a defensive tactics program. Students will develop a basic lesson plan and teach assigned blocks of instruction in defensive tactics to other class participants. Students will demonstrate proficiency in the physical techniques of defensive tactics. Completion of this course satisfies Regulation 1070 in the POST Administrative Manual. This course also satisfies the Arrest and Control perishable skills mandate. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9965 Internal Affairs Investigation 1.50 Units
Designed to instruct experienced law enforcement officers and related personnel on the unique investigative and legal aspects of conducting internal affairs investigations, both administrative and criminal. Provides instruction on the techniques and procedures used in these investigations, as well as the legal, ethical and moral considerations that may arise when dealing with government employees. This class is designed for POST certified peace officers who hold a minimum of a basic POST certificate or civilian police employees who have been designated by their respective agency as an IA investigator. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9969 Firearms Instructor 1.00 Unit
Designed to train peace officers to be firearms instructors. Covers basic firearms knowledge, teaching techniques and lesson planning, range preparation, combat shooting techniques and safety. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9979 Basic Police Cyclist 1.50 Units
This is a POST certified course designed for peace officers newly assigned to bicycle patrol work. It covers basic cycling principles and skills. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9980 Rifle Marks & Sniper/Obsrvr 2.00 Units
This is a POST certified course designed to provide the necessary rifle and tactical skills for the Sniper/Observer to function in support of high-risk law enforcement operations. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9982 Patrol Rifle Instructor 1.50 Units
This POST certified course provides instruction and practical exercises focused on the specific needs of the patrol rifle instructor. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9987 Basic S.W.A.T. 2.50 Units
This POST certified course introduces officers to basic weapons and tactical skills associated with the responsibilities of a Special Weapons And Tactics Team (S.W.A.T.) member. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9995 Firearm/Tact Rifle First Respd .50 Units
This course is designed to train first responders in the use of the patrol rifle or carbine. It is intended for full time sworn law enforcement and/or active duty military personnel and other Public Safety First Responders. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9997 Law Enforcement Academy 29.00 Units
The Basic Police Academy course provides training in fundamental principles, procedures and techniques of law enforcement and is designed for employed or aspiring police officer recruits. The course is certified by the Commission of Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 42 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) and , ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) and , ADMJ 60 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) and , ADMJ 61 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) and , ADMJ 70 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
ADMJ 9998 POST Basic Supervisory 4.50 Units
This course will cover the basic theories of leadership as they apply to problem-solving. The principles of authority and command will also be explored, as will the concept of failure as it relates to organizational decision-making. Special approval required for enrollment. Strongly Recommended: ADMJ 50 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) Prerequisite: ADMJ 9997 (completed with a grade of "P" or higher) or possession of a Basic California POST Certificate.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 

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