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Course Sequence recommendations - AAS Law Enforcement

Course sequence recommendations.  Some courses are available in other semesters.

***FALL (August) ACADEMIC START***

1st Semester – Fall (16 credits)

  • LAWE 1105, Introduction to Law Enforcement, 3 credits
  • LAWE 1112, Introduction to Criminal Investigation, 4 credits
  • LAWE 1115, Basic Firearms, 2 credits
  • ENGL 1117, Reading & Writing Critically, 4 credits
  • SOC 1614, Introduction to Sociology, 3 credits

2nd Semester – Spring (15 credits)

  • LAWE 2110, Police Report Writing, 2 credits
  • LAWE 2121, Human Behavior and Ethics in Law Enforcement, 3 credits
  • SOC 2625, Minority Group Relations, 3 credits
  • CRJU 1215, Homeland Security/Defense, 3 credits
  • GOAL 3, Natural Sciences or  GOAL 4, Mathematics/Logical Reasoning 3 credits
  • PHED 1122, Circuit Training, 1 credit

3rd Semester – Fall (14 credits)

  • LAWE 2119, Minnesota Criminal Statutes & Traffic Law, 3 credits
  • EMC 1121, First Responder, 2 credits
  • LAWE 2122, Criminal procedure, 3credits
  • GOAL 6, Humanities-Arts, Literature, Philosophy, 3 credits
  • PHED 1189, Boot Camp, 1 credit
  • PHED elective, 2 credits

4th Semester – Spring (15 credits)

  • LAWE 2127, Juvenile Law & Procedures, 3 credits
  • LAWE 2140, Patrol Operations, 2 credits
  • LAWS 2101, Crime Scene Processing, 2 credits
  • LAWS 2102, Traffic Enforcement, 2 credits
  • LAWS 2103, Defensive Tactics, 2credits
  • LAWS 2104, Firearms for SKILLS, 2credits
  • LAWS 2105, Patrol Practicals, 2 credits

***SPRING (January) ACADEMIC START***

1st Semester – Spring (16 credits)

  • LAWE 1105, Introduction to Law Enforcement, 3 credits
  • LAWE 1112, Introduction to Criminal Investigation, 4 credits
  • LAWE 1115, Basic Firearms, 2 credits
  • ENGL 1117, Reading & Writing Critically, 4 credits
  • SOC 1614, Introduction to Sociology, 3 credits

2nd Semester – Fall (10 credits)

  • LAWE 2119, Minnesota Criminal Statutes & Traffic Law, 3 credits
  • LAWE 2122, Criminal procedure, 3credits
  • Goal 3, Natural Sciences or GOAL 4, Mathematics/Logical Reasoning, 3 credits
  • PHED 1122, Circuit Training, 1 credit

3rd Semester – Spring (11 credits)

  • LAWE 2121, Human Behavior and Ethics in Law Enforcement, 3 credits
  • LAWE 2110, Police Report Writing, 2 credits
  • CRJU 1215, Homeland Security/Defense, 3 credits
  • GOAL 6, 3 credits

4th Semester – Fall (8 credits)

  • EMC 1121, First Responder, 2 credits
  • SOC 2625, Minority Group Relations, 3 credits
  • PHED 1189, Boot Camp, 1 credit
  • PHED elective, 2 credits

5th Semester – Spring (15 credits)

  • LAWE 2127, Juvenile Law & Procedures, 3 credits
  • LAWE 2140, Patrol Operations, 2 credits
  • LAWS 2101, Crime Scene Processing, 2 credits
  • LAWS 2102, Traffic Enforcement, 2 credits
  • LAWS 2103, Defensive Tactics, 2credits
  • LAWS 2104, Firearms for SKILLS, 2credits
  • LAWS 2105, Patrol Practicals, 2 credits
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