Catalog No. Description Credits
10-801-136 English Composition 1
10-504-162 Fundamentals of Emergency Disp
10-504-900 Intro to Criminal Justice
10-504-903 Professional Communications
10-504-905 Report Writing
10-801-136 English Composition 1...learners develop knowledge/skills in planning, organizing, writing, editing. Students will also analyze audience/purpose, use elements of research, format documents using standard guidelines, and develop critical reading skills. (Prerequisite: Accuplacer-Sentence Skills =75 AND Accuplacer-Reading =55 OR ACT-English =16 AND ACT Reading =15 OR 77-851-759; BE Communication Prep IIB OR 10-831-103, Intro to College Writing with "C" or better OR equivalent)
10-504-162 Fund of Emergency Dispatch...fundamentals of dispatching for public safety agencies.
10-504-900 Intro to Criminal Justice...criminal justice, crime picture, criminal law, theories of crime, history of policing, police management, legal aspects, courts, corrections, correction facilities.
10-504-903 Professional Communications...process of criminal justice interviewing using basic skills model; use of nonverbal and verbal communication; security admissible confessions that preserve individual's constitutional rights; ethics in criminal justice interviewing. (Corequisite: 10-504-900, Intro to Criminal Justice)
10-504-905 Report Writing...rationale and methods of law enforcement reporting, principles of effective report writing, organizing reports, writing operational law enforcement reports based on case studies. (Prerequisite: 10-801-136, English Comp 1; Corequisite: 10-504-900, Intro to Criminal Justice)
For more information, please contact: The Public Safety Department, (920) 498-5485 or (800) 422-NWTC, extension 5485, or contact Enrollment Services at 888-385-NWTC.