District 20 Courses CU Succeed Platinum
CU Succeed Platinum courses are taught in the high school by UCCS faculty. To receive dual credit, learn more at CU Succeed Platinum.
- Accessibility and Convenience
Courses are offered at your high school.
- Dual High School and College Credit
You can earn college credits at the same time you satisfy high school requirements, saving time and money in completing a college degree. CU Succeed Platinum courses are college credit and each high school may or may not also provide high school credit.
Day/Time: Tuesdays @ 4:30pm-7:00pm
An introduction to the sociological perspective on social issues and problems such as deviance, race and ethnic relations, aging, crime and delinquency, war, drug abuse, alienation, mental illness, etc. Approved for LAS Social Science area requirement. Approved for Compass Curriculum requirement: Explore-Society, Health and Behavior.GT-SS3.
Day/Time: Wednesday @ 4:30pm-7:00pm
Designed to provide an overview of the criminal justice process and the criminal justice system in general. Concepts of crime, deviance, and justice are discussed and general theories of crime causality are examined. Special emphasis is placed on the components of the criminal justice system: the police, the prosecutorial and defense functions, the judiciary, and the field of corrections. Approved for Compass Curriculum requirement: Explore-Society, Health and Behavior.