Friday, November 2, 2018

Substance Abuse and Crime course (JUST A366) explores relationship between substance abuse and crime

JUST A366 — Substance Use and Crime flyerWhat’s the relation between substance use and crime? What is the underlying mechanism? How does society treat drug-involved offenders?

Find out in the Spring 2019 course Substance Abuse and Crime (JUST A366). This elective course will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 to 3:45 PM.
  • CRN: 37053
  • Catalog description: Introduces the psychopharmacology, physiological effects and schedule classification for substance of abuse. Reviews data estimating extent of use, abuse and related consequences. Provides a critical analysis of the connection between crime and substance use. Differentiates between policy responses to substance use and abuse including prevention, treatment, enforcement and harm reduction.
  • Registration restrictions: Junior or senior standing.
  • Prerequisite: JUST A110.
Contact Dr. Yeungjeom Lee at with questions.

Registration for Spring 2019 courses begins on November 12 for seniors and November 13 for juniors.