Description

Offers an overview of both substantive and procedural law related to the definitions, investigations, processing, and punishment of crimes. The course will introduce students to the legal idea of criminal responsibility, the concept and elements of criminal responsibility, required state of mind (mens rea), and prohibited conduct (actus reus). The course discusses the substantive content, structure, and sources of major crimes against persons and property and provides a comprehensive evaluation of various legal defenses to criminal liability under both common law (case law) and statutory law (legislative law) approaches.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00

Semesters

Fall 2022 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Criminal Law Vanessa Woodward Griffin, Ph.D. eMajor 80E eMajor Courses External Resource
Criminal Law Natalie Johnson eMajor 81E eMajor Courses External Resource
Summer 2022 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Criminal Law James Awbrey eMajor 01E eMajor Courses External Resource
Spring 2022 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Criminal Law Brittani McNeal, Ph.D. eMajor 80E eMajor Courses External Resource