Crime and Law

1 Semester


10, 11, 12


Prerequisites Needed: None
Prerequisites For: None

This one semester elective course allows students to examine the background and current status of our legal system. Topics such as constitutional law, law enforcement, the trial system and corrections are part of the curriculum. Student skills developed in the course will include discussion/debate, research and writing, and analysis of current events.

Learning Targets

  1. Writing: Develop a thesis, support with multiple forms of evidence, and provide analysis with an explanation in written form.
  2. Reading: Identify main ideas, analyze supporting details, and evaluate inferences within discipline-specific readings.
  3. Content: Apply content in order to evaluate relationships and draw conclusions.
  4. Communication: Produce clear and coherent communication in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and evidence.

This is an NCAA-Certified Class

eAchieve Academy is an official NCAA-approved online instruction provider and this online Criminal Law class meets the NCAA core course requirements. To see the full list of NCAA-approved online high school courses offered by eAchieve Academy, visit the NCAA Eligibility Center (use school code #502388).