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Administration of Justice

 

AWARD

TYPE

GRAD PLAN

REQ COURSES UNITS

TOTAL MAJOR UNITS

TOTAL REQ’D UNITS

Admin of Justice

AA

Plan B

36

36

60+

Admin of Justice

AS-T

GE Plan

18

18

60*

+ At least 60 degree applicable units (36 total major units and Plan B units) are required to earn an Associate Degree.

* Required course units and completion of CSU Breadth or IGETC Requirements.


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Associate of Science for Transfer Degree Requirements

(AS-T)

 

 

MAJOR CODE:  2105.00

(18 Units) + Completion of CSU Breadth or IGETC

 

REQUIRED COURSES                                                      UNITS

ADM JUS 1 Introduction to Administration Justice              3

ADM JUS 2 Concepts of Criminal Law                                3

 

LIST A: CHOOSE TWO COURSES (6 UNITS)

ADM JUS 3 Legal Aspects of Evidence                                 3

ADM JUS 4 Principles & Procedures Justice System            3

ADM JUS 5 Criminal Investigation                                       3

ADM JUS 8 Juvenile Procedures                                           3

ADM JUS 67 Community Relations I                                   3

ADM JUS 75 Introduction to Corrections                             3

 

LIST B: CHOOSE TWO COURSES (6 UNITS)

MATH 227 Statistics                                                             4

PSYCH 1 General Psychology I                                           3

SOC 1 Introduction to Sociology                                         3

 

TOTAL REQUIRED COURSE UNITS                                    18 or 19 

 

The following requirements must be met:

  • Completion of required units for the major (18-19 units)
  • Completion of CSU Breadth or IGETC
  • Completion of a minimum of 60 CSU-transferable units.
  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all CSU transferable coursework.
  • Complete a minimum of 18 semester units in an “AA-T” or AS-T” major as detailed in the course catalog.
  • Each course in the major must be completed with a grade of C or better or a “P” if the course is taken on a “pass-no pass” basis (Title V 55063).
  • Be certified as having completed the California State University General Education Breadth pattern (CSU- GE Breadth); OR the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern.
  • Students should note that no more than 60 units are required for this degree and that no additional requirements will be imposed by West Los Angeles College. 

 

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Associate of Arts Degree Requirements

and Recommended Sequence of Classes

 

MAJOR CODE: 2105.00

(36 Units, Plan B) + All other West requirements for Associate Degree

 

REQUIRED COURSES                                                      UNITS

ADM JUS 1 Introduction to Administrative Justice              3

ADM JUS 2 Concepts of Criminal Law                                3

ADM JUS 3 Legal Aspects of Evidence                                3

ADM JUS 4 Principles & Procedures Justice System           3

ADM JUS 5 Criminal Investigation                                      3

ADM JUS 8 Juvenile Procedures                                          3

ADM JUS 14 Report Writing for Peace Officers                  3

ADM JUS 67 Community Relations I                                  3

ADM JUS 75 Introduction to Corrections                            3

ADM JUS 160 Police Organization & Administration        3

TOTAL REQUIRED COURSE  UNITS                          30

 

ELECTIVE COURES                                                        UNITS

Choose 6 units from the following

ADM JUS 6 Patrol Procedures                                               3

ADM JUS 60 Arrest, Search, and Seizure                              3

ADM JUS 62 Fingerprint Classification                                 3

TOTAL REQUIRED UNITS + 6 ELECTIVE UNITS      36

 

TOTAL DEGREE UNITS REQUIRED                                          60

 


RECOMMENDED COURSE SEQUENCE

 

SEMESTER 1                                                                          UNITS

ADM JUS 1 Intro to Administration of Justice                         3

ADM JUS 2 Concepts of Criminal Law                                    3

ADM JUS* ADM Justice Elective                                            3

ENGLISH 101** College Reading & Composition                  3

POLI SCI 1** Government of the United States                       3

TOTAL SEMESTER 1 UNITS                                               15

 

SEMESTER 2                                                                          UNITS

ADM JUS 3 Legal Aspects of Evidence                                    3

ADM JUS 4 Principles & Procedures Justice System                3

ADM JUS 67 Community Relations I                                        3

MATH 125** Intermediate Algebra                                           5

OR

SOC 1** Intro to Sociology                                                        3

OR

PSYCH 1 ** General Psychology I                                             3

TOTAL SEMESTER 2 UNITS                                                12

 

SEMESTER 3                                                                           UNITS

ADM JUS 5 Criminal Investigation                                           3

ADM JUS 8 Juvenile Procedures                                               3

ADM JUS 75 Introduction to Corrections                                  3

HEALTH 11** Principles of Healthy Living                             3

SPANISH 1** Elementary Spanish I                                         5

TOTAL SEMESTER 3 UNITS                                                17

 

SEMESTER 4                                                                           UNITS

ADM JUS 14 Report Writing for Peace Officers                       3

ADM JUS 160 Police Organization & Administration              3

CO SCI 901** Intro to Computers and Their Use                     3

PSYCH 2** General Psychology II                                           3

ADM JUS* Elective                                                                   3

KIN** Kinesiology                                                                    1

TOTAL SEMESTER 4 UNITS                                              16

 

Total Degree Units Required                                               60

 

* Electives include any Administration of Justice, Corrections, or Fire Technology courses.

** Recommended General Education courses for the Administration of Justice major. See catalog or a counselor for additional choices.

Veterans and law enforcement personnel may petition for a PHYS ED exemption.