2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Sep 28, 2023  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CJ 1250 - Drugs in Society II

This course is a continuation of Drugs in Society I. Students further explore the background and nature of drug abuse, including illicit, prescription and over the counter drugs. Psychological and physiological effects will be studied in detail as well as the social ramifications and legal responses to the problem. In this continuation of Drugs in Society the students will learn about the different drug treatment programs including abstinence based and replacement therapy programs. A law enforcement perspective into the continuing War on Drugs will be reviewed including the latest patterns and trends in drug trafficking.

Prerequisites: CJ 1240 - Drugs and Crime in Society I 

Anticipated Terms Offered: varied