Course title

Criminal Justice 2



Course description

This course is for students who want to explore more in-depth aspects of the criminal justice system. Topics include: investigative procedures; technological advancements in policing and forensic science; careers in criminal justice; and the roles and responsibilities of federal and local agencies such as TSA; Border Patrol; FBI; CIA; K9 Unit; Computer Forensics as well as court personnel including judges; prosecutors; public defenders; clerks; bailiffs; and victim advocates. Students will be given the opportunity to examine how crime scenes are investigated; DNA evidence is collected and processed; and police interviews and interrogations are conducted. As part of the coherent sequence for Law and Public Safety students will also engage with the four pillars of an effective CTE program: classroom instruction; hands-on instruction; career-based experience; and leadership development. Students will also be provided with the opportunity to join SkillsUSA; the career and technical student organizations for Law and Public Safety.†

School country

United States

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School city


School / district Address

500 West Guadalupe Road

School zip code


Requested competency code


Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • CTE
  • Career and technical education

Approved date

Online / Virtual