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|2A: Study Hall||2A: Planning/PLC|
|3A: Criminal Justice||3B: Poly Sci|
|4A: Poly Sci||4B: Poly Sci|
Welcome to Mr. Donald Downs' webpage!
Parents and Students can use this page to find information about the class as well as for my contact information.
Criminal Justice and Political Science Teacher
Freshmen and Junior Varsity Basketball Coach
Phone: (302) 241-2400 ex 1265
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|C.J||C.J: Review||Poly: Political Parties||C.J: Test||Poly: 3rd Parties|
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In this class students will be looking at the ins and outs of the Criminal Justice system. Studying the law in many aspects looking at the laws as written, how they are enforced by law officers and how judges use them to determine cases. This class will also study some psychology of criminals to help understand why crimes are committed. Students will get a good understanding of the system and the laws that are set in our society.
Political Science CP
This course is designed to equip students with a basic understanding of the American system of government. We will start with a look at the philosophical roots of government, and the different types of government that result from the differing perspectives on the purpose of government. We will also examine the Constitution and the roles that the different branches of government play in our society.