Introduction to law, public safety and Security
The purpose of this course is to assist students in making informed decisions regarding their future academic and occupational goals and to provide information regarding careers in the Introduction of Law, Public Safety and Security career cluster. Thousands of challenging educational and training opportunities are offered in the highly skilled Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security Career Cluster. These opportunities continue to expand in the areas of corporate, industrial, homeland security and public safety. Reinforcement of Academic skills occurs through classroom instruction and applied laboratory procedures.
Exploration of criminal justice occupations
The purpose of this course is to assist students in marking informed decisions regarding their future academic and occupational goals and to provide information regarding careers in the Government and Public Administration career cluster. The content includes but is not limited to education and information services, natural resource management, public administration, social and economic services, urban and rural community development, transportation industry, public safety, corrections and judicial services, national defense occupations. Instruction and learning activities are provided in a laboratory setting using hands-on experiences with the equipment, materials and technology appropriate to the course content and in accordance with current practices.
AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)
Students will develop and reinforce attitudes skills, and knowledge to successfully enter and complete a college prep academic program in high school. Students will learn and apply study skills and learning strategies to improve performance in the content areas: Note taking, outlining, writing, speaking, reading, test strategies and the use of technology to improve performance will be stressed.