CRIJ 290 Correctional Specialist internship

Internships have historically been used to teach students the necessary skills and competencies for many trades and professions. This was accomplished by having a student serve an apprenticeship with a skilled mentor or teacher. This concept continues today in academic areas such as criminal justice, social sciences, and education. If you decide on a corrections career, the internship experience will prove invaluable. You will gain experience in a corrections agency and develop relationships with practitioners who can help you in procuring future employment.

Credits

3-6 Credits

CRIJ 290Correctional Specialist internship

Please note: This is not a course syllabus. A course syllabus is unique to a particular section of a course by instructor. This curriculum guide provides general information about a course.

I. General Information

Department

II. Course Specification

Credit Hours Narrative

3-6 Credits

III. Catalog Course Description

Internships have historically been used to teach students the necessary skills and competencies for many trades and professions. This was accomplished by having a student serve an apprenticeship with a skilled mentor or teacher. This concept continues today in academic areas such as criminal justice, social sciences, and education. If you decide on a corrections career, the internship experience will prove invaluable. You will gain experience in a corrections agency and develop relationships with practitioners who can help you in procuring future employment.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies