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Administration of Justice

The Administration of Justice Program

Degrees/Certificates

Degree: AA - Administration of Justice

A California Peace Officer's Standards and Training Basic Academy Certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the Alameda County Sheriff's POST Academy.

Freshman Year

Courses Units
Administration of Justice 50 (Introduction to Administration of Justice) 3
Administration of Justice 54 (Investigative Reporting) 3
Administration of Justice 60 (Criminal Law) 3
Administration of Justice 61 (Evidence) 3
Electives* 0-6
General Education Courses  

 

Sophomore Year

Courses Units
Administration of Justice 63 (Criminal Investigations) 3
Administration of Justice 68 (Police Ethics and Leadership) 3
Administration of Justice 70 (Community Relations) 3
Emergency Medical Services 61 (First Responder) 2.5
Electives* 0-6
General Education Courses  
Total units required 60


* Electives

Select from the following for a minimum of 6 units:

  • Administration of Justice 55 (Introduction to Correctional Science)
  • Administration of Justice 56 (Fundamentals of Crime and Delinquency)
  • Administration of Justice 59 (Child Abuse in the Community)
  • Administration of Justice 62 (The Justice System)
  • Administration of Justice 64 (Patrol Procedures)
  • Administration of Justice 66 (Juvenile Procedures)
  • Administration of Justice 69 (Sex Crime Investigation)
  • Administration of Justice 71 (Narcotics and Drug Enforcement)
  • Administration of Justice 74 (Gangs and Drugs)
  • Administration of Justice 79 (Homicide Investigation)
  • Administration of Justice 89 (Family Violence)
  • Anthropology 13 (Introduction to Forensic Anthropology)
  • Computer Network Technology 68 (Introduction to Computer Forensics)
  • Computer Network Technology 70 (Computer Forensics II)
  • Psychology 6 (Abnormal Psychology)
  • Psychology 12 (Life-Span Psychology)
  • Sociology 1 (Principles of Sociology)
  • Sociology 6 (Social Problems)


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