CRIMINAL AND CIVIL JUSTICE
Level 3 ½-Credit
This is designed for students who wish to extend their study of law beyond the topics studies in civics classes (but students do not need to have completed their civics require-ment before taking this class). Students will study criminal, family and tort law, as well as learn how to navigate the basics of consumer law. Current events, notable cases, and documentaries will supplement the course text. Additionally, students will have the op-portunity to participate in career exploration with guest speakers and field trips. Students should consider taking this course whether they may be thinking of a career in the legal field (such as attorney, paralegal, law enforcement or corrections officer) or are just interested in the justice system.
No prerequisite Grades 10-11-12