Crime, Correction and Society

Course Description

A legal and sociological approach to understanding the fundamental ideas which have shaped correctional theories and practices. An in-depth study of adult sentencing, prisons, and jails subsystem including institutions by type and function, probation, parole, and community-based programs. A comprehensive examination of current correctional practices, punishment, rehabilitation, and community treatment programs with an emphasis on issues concerning race, ethnicity, and gender. This is a C-ID course.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
13119 ADMJ 6 01Z ·T·R··· 09:30 AM-11:20 AM Ramona Gabriel ONLINE
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Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-06-27 to 2022-08-05.
Class Syllabus: Download Syllabus
ADMJ-006.-01Z-: This is an online class with SOME scheduled meetings as noted in the class listing. The rest of the class can be completed independently each week on the student's own time. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at

Course Details

4 Units
Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

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