Studies the legal rights and obligations of the convict-probationer, inmate, and parolee. Surveys methods of enforcing both rights and obligations and the responsibilities of corrections agencies and personnel under correction law (constitutional, statutory, and regulatory provisions). Lecture 3 hours per week.
GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE
The purpose of this course is to provide the student with the rights and responsibilities of inmates as provided under current constitutional, statutory, and regulatory provisions, and how to comply with these laws and provisions in the operation and management of correctional facilities.
ENTRY LEVEL COMPETENCIES
Upon completion of this course, the student should have:
A. a basic knowledge of the rights and responsibilities of inmate as provided under current constitution, statutory, and regulatory provisionsMAJOR TOPICS TO BE INCLUDED
B. gained knowledge of methods, procedures, and techniques for complying with these provisions in the management and operation of correctional facilities
B. Basic responsibilities of the management
C. Basic responsibilities of the inmate
D. Laws, regulations and court decisions regarding:
Related topics at the discretion of the instructor