LEG 1010 — Introduction to Paralegals and the Legal System
Credit Hours: 2.00
Total Contact Hours: 20.00
Lecture Hours: 2.00
Introduces the role of the paralegal within the American legal system, including an overview of the American system of law, an examination of federal and state criminal and civil courts; and appellate process. Emphasis is on ethical requirements for paralegals and practical skills necessary for this profession.