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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN CRIMINOLOGY A. CRIMINAL SOCIOLOGY Course Code Course Title Pre-requisite Units : : : : Criminology 1 Introduction to Criminology & Psychology of Crimes None 3 units (3 Units: 1 hour lecture/unit; 3 hours/week)

An overview of the study of crimes, criminals, victims, crime repression and control, and introduction to the criminal justice system.

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Criminology 2 Philippine Criminal Justice System Criminology 1 3 units (3 Units: 1 hour lecture/unit; 3 hours/week)

The study of five pillars of justice in the Philippines – the Police, the Prosecution, the Courts, the Corrections and the Community. Their functional relationships as well as individual roles in the administration of the justice system in the solution of crimes. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Criminology 3 Ethics and Values Education Criminology 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit; 3 hours/week)

This deals with the study of Ethics and Values, pertinent provisions of law like RA 6713, Chapter 1 of the New Civil Code of the Philippines Family Law, etc. As applied in the public safety services (police, jail and fire); such as police ethics and corrections, and the fire service including Professional Code of Ethics as practiced by members of such services.

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Criminology 4 Juvenile Delinquency and Crime Prevention Criminology 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit; 3 hours/week)

Etiology of delinquent and criminal behavior and the factors that bring about juvenile delinquency; juvenile delinquency prevention and control; the role of government and private institutions in handling juvenile delinquents and juvenile delinquency prevention and control; applicable laws and the administration of the juvenile system.

appointment. promotions. B. recruitment. factors in behavioral change and implications to the study of the crime behavioral change and to the study of the crime interrogation and investigation of witnesses. 3 hours/week) Study of research methodologies applicable to the identification. key positions. The course further covers the PNP’s administrative disciplinary machinery. analysis of various mental ailments and their relation to crime. powers and functions. its jurisdiction and organization. examinations. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : Criminology 6 : Criminological Research and Statistics : Criminology 1 : 3 units (3 Units: 1 hour lecture/unit. the course discuses administration and operation aspects of the police organization and the utilization of the PNP resources vis-à-vis visits budget and performance as a service bureau. qualification standards. staffing and manning levels. appointments. suspects and victims. LAW ENFORCEMENT Course Code Course Title Pre-requisite Units : : : : LEA 1 Police Organization & Administration with Police Planning None 3 units (3 Units: 1 hour lecture/unit. analysis and interpretation of problems relating to police and crime. policies. the participation of local executives in the administration of the PNP EO 309 – Peace and Order Council PA 1566 – Disasters Selections of Commanders. PNP ranks and their classification. .Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Criminology 5 Human Behavior and Crisis Management Criminology 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. The Philippine National Police (PNP). training and education. its legal establishment. criminal responsibility and its determinants. 3 hours/week) The application of behavioral science in law enforcement. The National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) as the highest policy-making body for the police. 3 hours/week) This course deals with the study of the Philippine Police System particularly the Philippine National Police as created by Republic Act No. followed by a review of current state policy on the police system as embodied in the Philippine Constitution. and retirement. application of psychiatric and psychological techniques in negotiating for hostage/ barricaded persons situation. recruitment. with the end view of formulating measures to resolve such problems. Finally. the presidential power over local executives regarding administrative and operational supervision of the police. performance evaluation. Its scope covers a brief history of how the Philippine Police System developed into its present stage. modus operandi of criminals. 8551.

TV and teletype. It also includes instruction on the use of modern electronic gadgets on the transmission of messages such as the use of signal lights and flares. Course Code Course Title Pre-requisite Units : : : : LEA 3 Police Patrol Plans Operations with Police Communication System LEA 1 3 units (3 Units: 1 hour lecture/unit. use of police call boxes and two-way radio. Course Code Course Title Pre-requisite Units : : : : LEA 4 Police Intelligence LEA 1 3 units (3 Units: 1 hour lecture/unit. principles of detection. The course covers further physical security. types of police intelligence. censorship. disaffection and subversion. techniques in transmission of messages thru the various media and its application to the requirement of police administration and operations. their qualifications and functions. encoding and decoding. code of conduct and professional ethics of security guards. . Study of police and military intelligence. propaganda. its functions and techniques. and management of such services. It includes study of the various systems of police communication like the telephone. fundamentals of cryptography. information and document security.Course Code Course Title Pre-requisite Units : : : : LEA 2 Industrial Security Management LEA 1 3 units (3 Units: 1 hour lecture/unit. modus operandi (MO) and order of battle regulations (OBR) system for the identification of criminals and other threats to national security. and its functional relationships with other police units. its legal basis. classification of documents. detection of impostors and governments officials and security measures for VIPs. 3 hours/week) The course focuses on a comparative study of military and police intelligence functions and operations. sabotage. secret assignment and special missions. surveillance. radio. undercover work. 3 hours/week) This deals with the study of Industrial Safety and Security. 3 hours/week) The course covers the organizational set-up of a patrol force. counterintelligence. identification of communistic and subversive techniques. handling of classified security information and pretexts. techniques of espionage. phases of intelligence cycle. patrol supervision.

correspondence and security of documents. while records management deals with records creation. selection. 3 hours/week) Study of general provisions regarding the date of enforcement and application of the provisions of the Revised Penal Code on offenses. police records management. . storage of records and disposal. C. maintenance use. the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP). 3 hours/week) The course includes the study of police personnel management functions from recruitment to retirement. application of NAPOLCOM and PNP rules and regulations. and preparation of police personnel reports. recruitment. Above matters shall be treated in so far as it applies to the Public Safety Bureaus.Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : LEA 5 Police Personnel and Records Management LEA 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. Presidential Decrees and Letters of Instruction. performance evaluation appointment and separations. CRIMINAL LAW AND JURISPRUDENCE Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Law 1 Criminal Law (Book 1) None 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. induction and orientation. control and organization of files. the Bureau of Fire Protection Program (BFP) and allied agencies in the Philippine Criminal Justice System Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : LEA 6 Comparative Police System LEA 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. persons liable and penalties. Special criminal statues of the Philippines. filing system. Personnel Management deals with human resource management covering human resource planning. training and development. namely: The Philippine National Police (PNP). 3 hours/week) This study covers the comparison of selected police models and their relation with the Interpol and UN bodies in the campaign against transitional crimes and in the promotion of world peace.

3 hours/week) Study of the Rules of Court and Criminal Procedure covering the law or arrest. search and seizure. enactment and the participation of the police officers in the judicial processes. right of accused person during trial and manner of prosecution of criminal offenses. public documents as evidence and irrevocability of public records.Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Law 2 Criminal Law (Book 2) Law 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. disputable presumptions and burden of proof in criminal cases. . search warrant. requirements of dying declaration as part of the “resgestae” effect of admission by co-conspirator. 3 hours/week) The course includes observation. rules of preliminary investigation and the granting of bail to accused person. rules governing arrest without warrant and the use of firearms in case resistance to arrest. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Law 4 Criminal Evidence Law 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. discharge of one or several defendants as state witnesses. 3 hours/week) Study of crimes and penalties. co-partner of third party. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Law 3 Criminal Procedure Law 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. 3 hours/week) Study of the fundamental principles of criminal evidence as embodied in the Rules of Court. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Law 4 Court Testimony Law 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. person criminally liable for felonies and crimes. procedures in arrangement and trial. analysis of the elements of crimes and circumstances which affect criminal liability. study of court decisions regarding arrest. and study of jurisprudence. distinction of the various kinds of evidences and their credibility and relevance.

and the right of the accused during custodial investigation. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : CD 2 Traffic Management and Accident Investigation CDI 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. skills and techniques on the part of criminal investigators are indispensable in the field of study. homicide. searches and seizure. techniques in point and inter-sectional vehicle volume determination for emergency and priority control. It also aims to study the concepts and general principles of arrest. study of different traffic decrees. rape. criminal fraudulent transactions such as estafa. murder. determination of reaction-time break-in-time. . robbery. corrupt and graft cases. 3 hours/week) The course covers the concepts and principles of Criminal Investigation including the modern technique in Crime Detection and Investigation including the modern technique in Crime Detection and Investigation. robbery. techniques in the preparation of selective enforcement plans and policies for special and emergency traffic situations. methods and procedures in the use of the hand signals and electric signal lights. techniques in accident investigation. kidnap-for-ransom. enforcement. etc. 3 hours/week) A special study of modern techniques in the investigation of crimes penalized under special laws. bank robbery. This entails basic and broad knowledge of criminal investigation as well as knowledge of crime and criminals and the law. techniques in vehicular and pedestrian direction and control. 3 hours/week) The course includes fundamentals of traffic safety education. theft. engineering.D. carnapping. CRIME DETECTION AND INVESTIGATION Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : CDI 1 Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation None 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. etc. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : CDI 3 Special Crime Investigation CDI 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. This also includes modern techniques in processing the crime scene involving murder. need investigation skills and techniques in solving crimes. The application of specific investigation procedures. codes in national and local levels. homicide. Specific rime such as narcotics. and application of scientific aids in hit-and-run cases.

the scientific method of recognition. Orthodontology and Palmistry. processing techniques. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : CDI 6 Fire Technology and Arson Investigation CDI 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. causes and influence of drug abuse. technical photography and forensic photography. film manufacture and principles of photography. origin. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Criminalistics 2 Police Photography Criminalistics 1 4 units (3 units-lecture. This course also includes preventive drug abuse education and information program in schools and communities. and the recording and classifying of fingerprints that include the Henry System and the FBI Extension. CRIMINALISTICS Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Criminalistics 1 Personal Identification None 4 units (3 units-lecture. nature and extent of drug problems. prohibited and regulated drugs and symptoms of drug abuse. guidelines and procedures through its applications in relation to crime scene investigation. photographic techniques. identification and classification of commonly abused drugs. film characteristics. 3 hours/week) The entire course covers the principles of technology of fire and its behavior. Also deals with the general principles of still. 3 hours/week) This course studies the Drugs Abuse Prevention and Education Program of the government that includes recognition.Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : CDI 5 : : : Drugs Education and Vice Control CDI 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. the study of Fire and Building Code and law on destructive arson investigation E. and treatment and rehabilitation program for drug dependents. Police photography shall also cover the study of the Advance Photo System and its application in police work. which embraces the identification and comparison of fingerprint patterns and ridge characteristics. 1-unit laboratory) The course deals with the study on the history of photography. It also emphasizes fire investigation and the role of fire-fighters during fire suppression and investigation. . Preparation and presentation of photographic evidences in court. 1-unit laboratory) The course covers the fundamental study of ancient and modern methods of personal identification with emphasis on Dactyloscopy. development and preservation of latent prints.

computerized documents and other forms of modern printing. falsification and counterfeiting of documents. and examination of questionable typewriting. 1-unit laboratory) The course considers the application of the theories of forensic ballistics as a tool in the investigation of modern police science which embraces the basic rule in the firearm/s investigation such as collecting. ultra-violet and ultra-red radiation and colored powders. impotency sterility and poisoning. the medico-legal aspects of physical injuries. paternity and filiations. infanticide. handling. analysis of responses of subjects to the lie detector examinations. preserving. which stress the procedures of restoring and deciphering erasures and obliterations. and identifying evidence in preparation for future law enforcement officers and as an expert witness for the prosecution. handwriting examination. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Criminalistics 4 Questioned Document Exam Criminalistics 1 4 units (3 units-lecture. detection of forgery. examination of documents by means of visible light. use of the machine in crime investigations. 1-unit laboratory) The course covers the scientific methods of identification and examination of questionable documents. collecting and preserving firearms and bullets.Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : Criminalistics 3 Forensic Ballistics Criminalistics 1 4 units (3 units-lecture. Course Code Course Title Pre-requisite Units : : : : Criminalistics 5 Polygraphy (Lie Detection) Criminalistics 1 4 units Study of the manufacture of the “lie detector” its use and operation. behavior systems of subjects of the lie detector practical use of the machine in employee recruitment. recognition and selection of standards. abortion. students are required to learn the operation of the machine. death and crimes. Course Code Course Title Pre-requisite Units : : : : Criminalistics 6 Forensic Medicine Criminalistics 1 4 units This course deals with the application of medical science in crime investigation with emphasis on human anatomy and physiology. . Students should also familiarize in caring.

to include BJMP. philosophy and objectives of imprisonment and the development of prisons. standards. investigation. which oversees city and municipal jails. concepts and operations as a new correctional system. A critical analysis of the laws creating these agencies to determine areas for possible improvement. its historical background. selection and condition of probation. distinction between incarceration. A study of institutional agencies in the Philippines. philosophy. . CORRECTIONAL ADMINISTRATION Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : CA 1 Institutional Correction None 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit.F. 3 hours/week) The course covers an examination of the history. Course Code Course Title Pre-requite Units : : : : CA 2 Non-Institutional Corrections CA 1 3 units (3 units: I hour lecture/unit. otherwise known as the “Probation Law of 1976 as Amended”. management. total involvement of probation in the administration of the Criminal Justice System. parole and probation and other forms of executive clemency. programs and services. 3 hours/week) The course focuses on Presidential Decree 968. provincial jails and the Bureau of Corrections and their institution in terms of their structures. establishing a probation system in the Philippines.

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