Careers in Criminal Justice 1a: Introduction
Most of us have watched a sensationalized crime show at one time or another, but do we really know how things work behind those dreaded prison bars? Do we really understand all the many factors in our justice proceedings? The criminal justice system is a very complex field that requires many seriously dedicated people who are willing to pursue equal justice for all. The Careers in Criminal Justice course illuminates what those different career choices are and how the juvenile justice system, the correctional system, and the trial process all work together to maintain social order. Find out more about what really happens when the television show ends and reality begins.
- Examine the ethics and skills needed to work in the criminal justice system.
- Explore the criminal justice system from law enforcement to courts to corrections.
- Go inside criminal and juvenile trials.
- Learn about careers in the criminal justice system.