Law and Society 2 Honors

  • Law and Society 2 Honors will focus on  20th century America and the history of investigation. Students will know how the American society, political systems, the criminal justice system, and specifically the investigation process for crimes function within a global context. Students will understand and appreciate the diversity in America and the world community. There will be a specific emphasis on critical thinking skills which includes Socratic seminar, student participation and engagement, national and international crime scene investigations, and a Model United Nations project focusing on international crimes and issues. There will be an additional focus on forensics, and evidence; specifically how technology has revolutionized all major criminal investigations throughout the global community.