Criminal Courts



Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe how laws are created
  • Define terms related to criminal courts
  • Analyze the relationship between the law and the court system
  • Analyze the court process from the committing of a crime through post convictions
  • Explain how the court system operates
  • Differentiate the people involved in the court system
  • Describe the history of criminal courts
  • Examine juvenile courts

This class includes the following eText:

  • Siegel, Schmalleger & Worrall, Courts and Criminal Justice in America,2nd Edition (2015); ISBN: 9780133459999