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Grades: 11-12

Credit: 0.5 unit

NOTE: Also offered through R-7 Online Academy

This course will empower students to become active, engaged citizens by equipping them with the knowledge of their
rights and responsibilities under the laws. It is designed to introduce the student to the study of law through a brief look
at how law developed, the legal system in the United States, the functions of federal and state court systems, and civil,
criminal and contract law. Real life examples, case studies, class projects, mock trials and field trips when appropriate
enhance classroom instruction.