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2024-2025 NOVA Catalog 
    
2024-2025 NOVA Catalog
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ADJ 140 - Introduction to Corrections (3 CR.)


Focuses on societal responses to the offender. Traces the evolution of practices based on philosophies of retribution, deterrence, and rehabilitation. Reviews contemporary correctional activities and their relationships to other aspects of the criminal justice system. Lecture 3 hours per week.

Credit for Prior Learning (CPL) available for this course. More information at https://www.nvcc.edu/admissions/cpl.html.



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