This field based course covers the history, evolution, principles, and contemporary applications of state and federal wildlife law, with a focus on enforcement by conservation law enforcement agencies. Students will learn how to interpret and apply the substantive law, as well as understand how criminal, procedural or constitutional law applies in the conservation law enforcement context. The class will also cover the classification of crimes, parties to crime, elements of crimes, the principles of criminal responsibility, recreational violations, environmental issues, illegal trade, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to discuss the sources of law and identity, interpret, and apply the appropriate statutes, codes and elements.
Tuition : $1,575
Room and Board : $350
Prerequisites: CL 1003 introduction to Conservation Law Enforcement
Instructor: Lori Perez
Dates: May 15 – 19 and May 22
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.