Gain a general perspective of the legal system and the role of paralegals within that system. Topics include court systems, jurisdiction, legal research and writing, civil procedure, criminal law and procedure, legal ethics, investigation and interviewing techniques, torts, contracts, family law, estates and trusts, and alternative dispute resolution. Evaluate client scenarios and understand the variety of lenses upon which the law may be viewed. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101/ENG 101A.
Term: Fall 2021
Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits
Ways to take the class: Online Sync
Time: 7:00PM to 8:30PM
Start Date: 09/13/2021
End Date: 12/19/2021
Class Size: 25
Section Info: Attendance in online class sessions Mondays from 7-8:30 p.m. is mandatory for this section.