Course Description:Ā 

  • This course focuses on the history of law and legal systems in the United States. Students will leave the class with a firm foundation of knowledge in these areas. Additionally, students will learn the importance of personal health and safety in the work environments associated with law and public safety. Students will also be introduced to the emergency services found in local communities. Additionally, students will focus on corrections in the state of Mississippi, studying specifically how jails and prisons function.

     

    Unit Number

    Unit Name

    1

    Program Orientation

    2

    Career Expectations 

    3

    History of Criminal Law

    4

    Law Enforcement Services

    5

    United States Court Services

    6

    Corrections

    7

    Specialized Services