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Intro to Probation & Parole

Credits: 3
Course Number: 10-504-101

Course Description

10-504-101 INTRO TO PROBATION & PAROLE ...This course will focus on a practical perspective of corrections both institutional and community. Topics that will be examined and critiqued include institutional security, restorative justice, community-based supervision, role of the probation & parole officer and successful offender rehabilitation.

Course Typically Offered

  • Fall

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What will I learn?

  1. Describe the components of the Criminal Justice System.
  2. Describe pretrial bond, bail and diversion
  3. Describe sentencing and community corrections
  4. Describe probation in the United States.
  5. Describe how probation is granted
  6. Describe conditions of probation, alternative probation procedures and revocation
  7. Describe parole in the United States
  8. Identify the importance of client assessments
  9. Describe the roles of probation and parole officers
  10. Identify supervision strategies and services delivered to clients
  11. Describe supervision responses and resources
  12. Describe evidence-based responses to violations
  13. Identify methods used to supervise diverse client populations
  14. Describe the role of problem-solving courts

Class Details

Class Number:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Fall 2024
Chelsea Place
Date Range:
Estimated Cost:
$496.55 *

Class Notes

  • This class is taught through a combination of in-person and online instruction. Students will attend live portions of the class at the dates, times, and location specified. The remaining instruction will be accessed anywhere using internet. For more information regarding this delivery and how to access your class, see www.nwtc.edu/blendedfaq.

Meeting Times

Dates Day(s) / Time Location(s)
08/20/24 - 10/14/24 Anytime
08/20/24 - 10/08/24 Tu
5:30 PM - 8:15 PM
Green Bay Campus Room CC133

* Cost displayed is an estimate and may be discounted if attendees are residents of Northeast Wisconsin Back to cost