Criminal Law
3 Credit Hours

This course is designed for students majoring in criminal justice. This course is the study of the philosophy and the basis for law, the historical development of criminal law and the procedures, the structure, the definition, and the criminal law of Iowa. Exploring the causation, preparation and perpetration of crimes, criminal conduct, and parties to crimes. This course will help students refine their critical thinking skills as they evaluate various topics and concepts while searching for underlying connections between the concepts, which is a skill that should be beneficial in criminal justice careers.