Kerry L. Muehlenbeck, Ph.D.

Residential Faculty - Administration of Justice

Administration of Justice Studies

Office: SC 14 - Room: SCO-3W

480-461-7354

480-844-3135 (fax)

Office Hours

Office hours vary by semester.  Please call 480-461-7080 for more information. 

Classes Taught

Spring 2021

AJS109 Substantive Criminal Law 3 Credits
Covers philosophy of legal sanctions and historical development from the common law to modern American criminal law, classifications of crimes, elements of and parties to crimes, general definition of crimes, common defenses utilized. Includes specific offenses and the essential elements of each offense. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31562
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

1 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31562 Students may contact instructor at: kerry.muehlenbeck@mesacc.edu

31566
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

1 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31566 Students may contact instructor at: kerry.muehlenbeck@mesacc.edu

AJS123 Ethics and the Administration of Justice 3 Credits
Introduces and explores ethical issues and the justice system. Focuses on ethics and the law, the police, courts and corrections. Reviews ethical theory, concepts and practices as they relate to administration of justice. Explores issues of how media/social media shape ethics. Encourages critical thinking and value decision making in criminal justice system situations. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34482
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

1 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34482 Students may contact instructor at: kerry.muehlenbeck@mesacc.edu

AJS210 Constitutional Law 3 Credits
An examination of the U.S. Constitution as it relates to the law enforcement function. Includes statutory law and judicial decisions governing the areas of arrest, search and seizure, interrogations and confessions, self-incrimination and other constitutional guarantees. Required in AJS curriculum. Prerequisites: None.
Course fees include online access to class materials including textbooks required to complete this course.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34500
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

2 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34500 Students may contact instructor at: kerry.muehlenbeck@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Course fees include online access to class materials including textbooks required to complete this course.

AJS260 Procedural Criminal Law 3 Credits
Concerned with the understanding of procedural criminal law. Examines the rationale underlying major court holdings, the procedural requirements that stem from these holdings, and their effect on the daily operations of the criminal justice system. Prerequisites: None.
Course fees include online access to class materials including textbooks required to complete this course.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31576
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

3 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31576 Students may contact instructor at: kerry.muehlenbeck@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Course fees include online access to class materials including textbooks required to complete this course.

Degrees & Awards

B.S., J.D., LL.M., Ph.D

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