Tompkins Cortland Community College

CRJU205 - Concepts of Criminal Law


In this course, criminal law is analyzed with an emphasis on the statutory classifications of crime and the elements necessary to establish a crime and criminal intent. Students read and analyze court cases which examine penal statutes and discuss constitutional implications and become familiar with both the common law and statutory definitions and applications. Prerequisites: C or better grade in CRJU 105; prior completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ENGL 101. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall semester.