ADJ 200 Intro Admin of Justice

ADJ 200 Intro Admin of Justice (3 units)

Section #0013      Begins August 24    Ends December 18

Course Description

History and philosophy of administration of justice in America; identifying the various components, their interrelationships, and the role expectations for each; theories of crime, punishment, rehabilitation, ethics, education, and training directed toward professionalism in the system.

  • Instructor:   K.Paine
  • Email:
    After the class has started, please use Etudes Private Messages for communication.
  • Textbook Information:  Introduction to Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice  3rd Edition.    Author:  P.J. Ortmeier  ISBN# 978-1-256-39999-5  The cover of the book is Black and tan with a picture of a Hall of Justice, with roman columns.
  • Estimated Time per Week: Students can expect to spend approximately 9 to 12 hours per week reading, writing, and taking quizzes and participating in online class discussions.
  • Special Requirements: Log into Etudes the first day of class.
  • Assignments & Tests:  I work with modules that include vocabulary, essay questions, activity and test.  There is one subject paper and several other assignments.
  • Additional Comments: The entire course will be conducted online through the Etudes program. Students are required to have Internet access, an active email account, the ability to use word processing, conduct Internet searches, attach files, send emails, and work independently.
  • New to ETUDES? Check out the Etudes Student Help page, you will find all the information you need to navigate our learning management system. Be sure to check System Requirements before getting started with ETUDES. You need to do this on each computer you use while taking a class through ETUDES.

Log in to your course on the first day of the class. Here's how:
Go to the ETUDES portal at

Log-in ID Password
First 2 letters of first name +
First 2 letters of last name +
Last 5 digits of Student ID
(Type using all lower case letters)
    Jose A. Garcia
    Student ID: 1021945
    Username = joga21945
Default Password: Month Day of birth in school records
(Type using all lower case letters)
Birthday is April 11th, 1989 (04/11/89)
Password = 0411

You will be prompted to create a "strong" password, if you are a returning student use the same password you previously created.