PARALEGAL TECHNOLOGY

(A25380)
Associate in Applied Science Degree

 
SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE : (HOURS PER WEEK)
 
Title
Class
Lab
Work Exp/ Clinical
Credits
           
FALL SEMESTER (FIRST YEAR)
ACA 115 Success & Study Skills
0
2
0
1
ENG 110 Freshman Composition
3
0
0
3
or          
ENG 111* Writing and Inquiry
3
0
0
3
LEX 110 Introduction to Paralegal Study 2 0 0 2
LEX 130 Civil Injuries
3
0
0
3
LEX 140 Civil Litigation I
3
0
0
3
LEX 160 Criminal Law & Procedure
2
2
0
3
    13 4 0 15
 
SPRING SEMESTER (FIRST YEAR)
CIS 110** Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
or          
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy 1 2 0 2

ENG 112*

Writing & Reserach in the Disc
3
0
0
3
or          
ENG 116 Technical Report Writing
3
0
0
3
LEX 120 Legal Research/Writing I
2
0
0
3
LEX 150 Commercial Law
2
2
0
3
LEX 240 Family Law
2
2
0
3
   
11/12
6
0
14/15
           
SUMMER SEMESTER (FIRST YEAR)
LEX 210 Real Property I 3 0 0 3
Social/Behavioral Science Elective
(ECO 251*, ECO 252*, HIS 111*, HIS 112*, HIS 131*, HIS 132*, POL 120*, PSY 118, PSY 150*, SOC 210*, SOC 213**, SOC 220**)
3 0 0 9
   
6
0
0
6
 
FALL SEMESTER (SECOND YEAR)
LEX 270 Law Office Mgt/Technology
1
2
0
2
LEX 287 CLA Review Seminar
2
0
0
2
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
(ART 111*, ART 114*, ART 115*, ENG 231*, ENG 232*, HUM 115**, HUM 122**, MUS 110*, MUS 112*, PHI 215*, PHI 240*)
3 0 0 3
Major Elective       3
Major Elective       3
Major Elective 7 2 0 16
           
SPRING SEMESTER (SECOND YEAR)        
LEX 250 Wills, Estates and Trusts
2
2
0
3
LEX 271 Law Office Writing
1
2
0
2
LEX 280 Ethics & Professionalism
2
0
0
2
Natural Science/Mathematics Elective
(BIO 110*, BIO 111*, BIO 140**, MAT 110, MAT 143*)
3 0 0 3
Major Elective       3
Major Elective        
    8 4 0 16
           
MAJOR ELECTIVES : (SELECT 13 HOURS)
CJC 214 Victimology
3
0
0
3
CJC 231 Constitutional Law
3
0
0
3
LEX 260 Bankruptcy and Collections 3 0 0 3
LEX 285 Workers' Comp Law 2 0 0 2
OST 137 Office Software Applications 2 2 0 3
OST 286 Professional Development 3 0 0 3
SPA 120 Spanish for the Workplace 3 0 0 3
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 10 1
WBL 112 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 20 2
WBL 113 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 30 3
 
         
 
           
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED FOR A.A.S. DEGREE:
65/66