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Paralegal Technology Diploma (D25380)

Suggested Course Sequence:

Fall Semester (First Year)

Course Credits
ENG 110 Freshman Composition
OR
ENG 111 * Writing and Inquiry
3
LEX 110 Introduction to Paralegal Study 2
LEX 130 Civil Injuries 3
LEX 140 Civil Litigation I 3
LEX 160 Criminal Law & Procedure 3
LEX 287 CLA Review Seminar 2
Total Hours for Semester 16

 

SPRING SEMESTER (First Year)

Course Credits
ENG 112 * Writing/Research in the Disc
OR
ENG 116 Technical Report Writing
3
LEX 120 Legal Research/Writing I 3
LEX 150 Commercial Law 3
LEX 210 Real Property I 3
LEX 240 Family Law 3
LEX 280 Ethics & Professionalism 2
Total Hours for Semester 17

 

SUMMER SEMESTER (First Year)

Course Credits
LEX 260 Bankruptcy and Collections 3

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE LIST: (Select a minimum of 3 hours)

[Students not in CCP may select a Major Elective from the list below.]

Course Credits
CJC 112 Criminology 3
CJC 214 Victimology 3
CJC 231 Constitutional Law 3
SPA 111 * Elementary Spanish I 3
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I 1
WBL 112 Work-Based Learning I 2
WBL 113 Work-Based Learning I 3

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED FOR DIPLOMA: 36

[Note: This program is also offered as a Career and College Promise (CCP) Pathway for eligible high school students. For more information, please review the most current CCP Pathway Guide on the Vance-Granville website at www.vgcc.edu.]

Curriculum Program of Study Sequence Key

* Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) Courses
** General Education Courses
*** Premajor/Elective Courses