Criminal Justice

This program provides an introduction to the purposes, functions, and history of the primary parts of the criminal justice system.

Course Description

Introduces specialized classroom and practical experiences related to public safety occupations such as law enforcement, loss prevention services, and homeland security.

This course provides an introduction to the purposes, functions, and history of the three primary parts of the criminal justice system as well as an introduction to the investigative process.

This course is a one or two year career pathway. Oral and written communication skills should be reinforced through activities that model public relations and crime prevention efforts as well as the preparation of police reports.

An array of industry recognized certifications are provided within this course.

Conditions

6 High School Elective Credits per year  

2 Semesters

6 Credits

Grades: 11, 12

Instructor

Keith England

Participation Organization

skillsUSA

DOE Courses

5822

5824

Dual Credit

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Criminal Justice I

CRIM 101

CRIM 105

Criminal Justice II

CRIM 103

CRIM 110

The Criminal Justice I curriculum will align with Ivy Tech Community College with the intent to provide dual credit opportunities to its students.