Criminal Evidence

CJS 2112 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Discusses the fundamentals of criminal trial procedure and the rules of evidence as they apply to the trial of a criminal case. A person is innocent until proven guilty, and the nature of the criminal evidence plays a large part in criminal cases. Topics include the historical development of rules of evidence and burden of proof, competency of witnesses, expert testimony, and privileges. Requires students to read and brief criminal court cases.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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