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Title: Alaska Law Officers' Training Program - Organizations, Management and Administration
Corporate Author: University of Alaska
Division of Statewide Services
United States of America
Date Published: Unknown
Page Count: 36
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
University of Alaska
College, AK 99701
US Dept of Justice
Grant Number: 274
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Instructional Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This correspondence course guide is intended to lead students of Police Administration through an introductory course on organization, management, and administration.
Abstract: The course is one in a series which leads to an associate degree in Police Administration at the University of Alaska. The course includes 24 lessons divided into three sections. The first section acquaints the student with the concept of organization and human behavior and considers organizational objectives and environment, and human and organizational interaction. The second section evaluates the functions of management from the perspectives of creativity, leadership, communication, planning and controlling, organizing, staffing, and directing and motivating. The final section examines police service through a consideration of police role and policymaking, patrol, investigation, the handling of juveniles, traffic control, records and communications, and police-community relations. Each section is presented in three parts: a reading assignment, comments, and written assignments. The required textbooks are listed in the introduction. An application for the final included.
Index Term(s): Correspondence courses; Course materials; Police management; Police training; Self instructional materials
Note: Police Administration 159
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