Youth in Conflict with the Law

Course: PFP3050

This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):

Youth in conflict with the law are often given special consideration when compared to adults. From historical, philosophical and contemporary perspectives, students explore the detention, interviewing and processing through the court structure of young persons, focusing on the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other relevant legislation. Students also consider sentencing alternatives that attempt to rehabilitate a young person while facilitating public safety. Contemporary and historical case studies, role-playing and scenarios, and class discussion underline the issues and challenges involved in youth crime.

Required Software

Word processor
Online LearningRequired Books for Online Learning
Section Date(s) ModePrice
800 May 9 - Aug 15Online$287.30 Register Online