Classes Taught

Spring 2020

AJS255 Crime, Law, and Mental Health 3 Credits
An interdisciplinary course that draws from the fields of psychology, sociology, criminology, and law. Covers the distinct and interfacing roles of mental health professionals and the legal justice system when dealing with a mentally ill criminal offender. Other topics covered include mental health issues within communities, role of clinical assessment, civil and criminal commitment, civil competencies, confidentiality of clinicians, rights and refusal to treatment, and informed consent. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36514
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Started

AJS270 Community Relations 3 Credits
Examination, recognition and understanding of community problems; community action programs; methods of coping with human behavior, victimology, conflict and communication; ethnic and minority cultures and environments; the community and relationships with the criminal justice system. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24916
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Closed

Notes: Class 24916 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: greg.howarth@mesacc.edu

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