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You and the Law 1,2 (6683, 6684)    - SITE ADOPTED COURSE -


Approved Site(s):
 Approved for Crawford, Mission Bay, and all Kearny and San Diego High Educational Complex High Schools. Other schools may not offer this course without prior approval from the Interdivisional Curriculum Committee.

Grade Range:
 9–10
 Prerequisites:
 None
 Course duration:
 Two semesters
Subject area in which graduation credit will be given:
 Elective
Course Description:
 In addition to providing opportunities for student discussion, group study, panels, simulations, and presentations, this course encourages the better-prepared and more interested students, either singly or in groups, to do research and/or conduct field projects on issues that interest them and then to share the results or findings in a presentation. Areas of exploration include current issues in juvenile law, probation law, penal reform, narcotics, marriage and divorce, student rights, and consumer protection, among others.

Basic Texts and Teaching Guides:
 No adopted text. Each school chooses from available materials and resources.