140.04 Criminal Law


An introductory study of the law of crimes and the administration of criminal justice. One of the purposes of this course is to introduce the students to the nature of social control mechanisms and the role of law in a civilized society.

Spring 2024

Course Number Course Credits Evaluation Method Instructor
Course Credits
Final Exam
Class participation
James E. Coleman, Jr.
Sakai site: https://sakai.duke.edu/portal/site/LAW-140-04-Sp24
Email list: LAW-140-04-Sp24@sakai.duke.edu
Degree Requirements
Course Requirements - JD
Course Requirements - LLM
Course Areas of Practice