University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Science - JUSTICE STUDIES
( 121 credit hours)
Name: ________________________ Soc Sec #: ________________________ Date: ________________________
This sheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration
In effect for students admitted to Fall 2008


BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Please check the following boxes to determine if basic requirements have been met at the following levels. OXX stands for the course number. Please fill this in if course(s) are completed or required.
 
Recommended Course(s)

Completed  

Not Required  

 ENGLISH  OXX  _______  _______  _______  _______
 READING OXX _______  _______  _______  _______
 MATH  OXX     _______  _______  _______  _______

You must complete the following as requirements for your degree: All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course. Writing intensive courses are marked with a W. Additional courses may also meet this requirement. Check with your academic advisor. 
 
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  COMMUNICATION (3 credit hours)  Choose one of the following:
       _______________  COM 101: Public Speaking (preferred)
       _______________  COM 102: Interpersonal Communications
       _______________  COM 104: Communication in Groups and Organizations
  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS (3 credit hours)  
       _______________  CIS 100: Introduction to Computing (or above)
 
  ENGLISH (6 credit hours)
       _______________  ENG 101: College Writing
 and choose one of the following:
      _______________  ENG 111W: Journalism
       _______________  ENG 317W: Professional Writing
  FINE ARTS (6 credit hours) Choose two of the following:
       _______________  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
       _______________  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
       _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
       _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theater
       _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
       _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
       _______________  INT 129: Introduction to the Arts
       _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
       _______________  MUS 160: World Music
       _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
       _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
       _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II 
 
  HUMANITIES (6 credit hours) Choose two of the following:
       _______________  ARH xxx: any art history course
       _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
       _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
       _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
       _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
       _______________  ENG xxx: any literature course
       _______________  HTY xxx: any history course
       _______________  HUM xxx: any humanities course
       _______________  MUS 110: Popular Music
       _______________  MUS 117: The Dream Machine: A History of Rock and Roll
       _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
       _______________  MUS 124: Music of the Twentieth Century
       _______________  MUS 131: Survey of Jazz and Contemporary Music
       _______________  MUS 160: World Music
       _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
       _______________  MUS 223: Music of the United States
       _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
       _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
       _______________  PHI xxx: any philosophy course
       _______________  POS 390: Survey of Political Theory
       _______________  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studies
  MATHEMATICS (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
       _______________  MAT 115: Elementary Statistics I
     _______________  SSC 320: Research Methods in Social Services
 
  SCIENCE (4 credit hours) 
       _______________  XXX xxx: any laboratory science course  (Biology preferred)
  SOCIAL SCIENCE (21 credit hours)
       _______________  POS 101: American Government
       _______________  POS 405: Administrative Law
       _______________  SOC 340: Sociology of Minorities
and choose one of the following
       _______________  ANT 101: Introduction to Anthropology
       _______________  ANT 102: Cultural Anthropology
       _______________  ECO 100: Introduction to Economics
       _______________  ECO 201: Principles of Economics I (Macroeconomics)
       _______________  ECO 202: Principles of Economics II (Microeconomics)
       _______________  GEO 101: Introduction to Geography
       _______________  POS 102: Introduction to Politics and Government
     _______________  PSY 100: Introduction to Psychology
     _______________  SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology
       _______________  SOC 201: Social Problems
and choose three of the following: must be 300 level or higher
       _______________  ANT xxx: any anthropology course
       _______________  ECO xxx: any economics course
       _______________  GEO xxx: any geography course
       _______________  POS xxx: any political science course
       _______________  PSY xxx: any psychology course
       _______________  SOC xxx: any sociology course
PROGRAM MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
 
  JUSTICE STUDIES (30 credit hours) Cumulative GPA of 2.50 required
       _______________  JUS 103: Foundation of Criminal Justice
       _______________  JUS 105: Legal Research and Matherials
       _______________  JUS 121: Criminal Law
       _______________  JUS 271: Due Process in Criminal Justice
       _______________  JUS 363: Comparative International Justice Issues
       _______________  JUS 488: Senior Seminal
       _______________  JUS 3xx: any 300-400 level JUS course
       _______________  JUS 3xx: any 300-400 level JUS course
       _______________  JUS 3xx: any 300-400 level JUS course
       _______________  JUS 3xx: any 300-400 level JUS course
GENERAL ELECTIVES
  GENERAL ELECTIVES (21 credit hours)
       _______________      _______________     _______________     _______________     
       _______________      _______________     _______________          
  UPPER LEVEL ELECTIVES (18 credit hours) Must be 300 level or higher
       _______________      _______________     _______________     _______________     
       _______________      _______________               

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