ERIC Number: ED063200
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Social Studies: Crime in America.
Faulkner, Brenda F.
The elective (10-12) course outlined in this guide is designed to fit the quinmester organization of schools. The guide is divided into: 1) a broad goals section; 2) a content outline; 3) objectives and learning activities; and, 4) multimedia resources for teacher and student. The course is described as a study of crime in America, including the range of crime from physical assault to income tax evasion. It considers crime prevention and punishment, their cost to society, causes of crime and the role of police and courts in dealing with crime. Learning activities include small group discussions, presentation of a radio or TV show, role playing, and panel discussions. Related documents are: SO 002 708 through SO 002 718, SO 002 768 through SO 002 792, and SO 002 947 through SO 002 970. (Author/AWW)
Descriptors: Activity Units, Antisocial Behavior, Behavioral Objectives, Correctional Institutions, Correctional Rehabilitation, Court Role, Crime, Criminals, Criminology, Curriculum Guides, Elective Courses, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Police, Prisoners, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Sociology, Units of Study
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.
Identifiers: Quinmester Program