Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Course Description:

Students will be required to have reliable transportation to and from rotation sites. Students will also have to pass a sport physical prior to the class. A fee of approximately $20.00 for a mandatory drug screening will be assessed and testing will be completed on site. Parent/Guardian meeting will be required in advance of student participation. This course will allow advanced students in the Pre-Law cluster to intern within the Law Enforcement, Crime/Death Investigation, Court or Legal service providers in Denton, Tarrant, and Dallas County. Community placement will vary and rotation may be required to allow a well-rounded experience. Students must meet strict guidelines that govern community placement and placement is not a guarantee. All placements will be based upon DJCC Law Enforcement instructors` recommendations or approval and the student having their own reliable transportation. Activities may require additional time outside of the school day.

Prerequisite & Recommendations:

Prerequisite: Law Enforcement 2 or Law Enforcement 1 and Forensic Science

Other Information:
Offered at Technology, Exploration and Career Center - West (TECC-W) Only Required: - Drug screening, $20 fee - Uniform