Mark T. Yoshimura

Residential Faculty - Administration of Justice

Administration of Justice Studies

480-461-7341

Classes Taught

Fall 2020

AJS101 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 Credits
An introduction to crime and society's responses to it. Examines the nature and causes of crime, the criminal law, constitutional safeguards, and the organization and operation of the criminal justice system including the police, courts, jails, prisons, probation and parole departments, and community corrections agencies. Covers the history of the criminal justice system, terminology and career opportunities. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33142
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 33142 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

35867
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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.

Students may contact instructor at mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

33181
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 33181 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

AJS225 Criminology 3 Credits
Study of deviance, society's role in defining behavior; theories of criminality and the economic, social, and psychological impact of crime; relationships between statistics and crime trends. Examines crime victimization and the various types of crime and categories of offenders. Required in the AJS curriculum. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33154
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 33154 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

AJS230 The Police Function 3 Credits
Theories of procedures and methods of operations of public police with emphasis on discretionary powers available to the working police officer. Career opportunities and current trends in law enforcement presented. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33155
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 33155 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

AJS282AA Service-Learning Experience in Administration of Justice Studies 1 Credits
Unpaid Service-Learning (SL) experience, completed with approved community partner. Note: AJS282AA may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours. Standard grading is available according to procedures outlined in catalog. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35126
Dobson Campus
INST OFF
Field Based
Lab
08/22/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

Spring 2021

AJS101 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 Credits
An introduction to crime and society's responses to it. Examines the nature and causes of crime, the criminal law, constitutional safeguards, and the organization and operation of the criminal justice system including the police, courts, jails, prisons, probation and parole departments, and community corrections agencies. Covers the history of the criminal justice system, terminology and career opportunities. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31565
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

25 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 31565 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

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

31586
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

25 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 31586 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

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

AJS225 Criminology 3 Credits
Study of deviance, society's role in defining behavior; theories of criminality and the economic, social, and psychological impact of crime; relationships between statistics and crime trends. Examines crime victimization and the various types of crime and categories of offenders. Required in the AJS curriculum. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33812
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

21 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 33812 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

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

31582
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

24 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 31582 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

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

AJS230 The Police Function 3 Credits
Theories of procedures and methods of operations of public police with emphasis on discretionary powers available to the working police officer. Career opportunities and current trends in law enforcement presented. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31571
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021

Open

18 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time 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 31571 Students may contact instructor at: mark.yoshimura@mesacc.edu

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

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