Criminal Justice Course Outline
SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
CREDIT ½ credit
TYPE OF EXAM – LOCAL
TEACHER Mr. Duncan
COURSE OBJECTIVE / GOALS
To explain the Criminal Justice Process in the United States.
To present opposing viewpoints concerning controversial topics in the Criminal Justice System.
COURSE CONTENT / MAJOR TOPICS
JUVENILE JUSTICE VS ADULT JUSTICE
** Also includes a variety of quest speakers that work with the CJ system.
TEXTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES USED
CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN AMERICA BY CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS FOUNDATION
- NEWPAPERS / INTERNET/ NEWS PROGRAMS