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Associate in Applied Science



Paralegal Practice - Curriculum

Curriculum

Campus(s):Penn Valley: Health Science Institute
Program Coordinator:Gordon Wells, 816.604.4007

IMPORTANT: Certificate and degree requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
SPECIFIC PROGRAM PREREQUISITES
ENGL 101 Composition and Reading I 3
HIST 120
HIST 121
POLS 135
POLS 136
POLS 137
United States History to 1865 ~or~
United States History Since 1865 ~or~
Intro to Political Science ~or~
Intro to American National Politics ~or~
Intro to State and Local Politics
3
PSYC 140 General Psychology 3
SOCI 160 Sociology 3
COMM 100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
General Education Electives: Any course(s) numbered 100 or above from the following disciplines: BIOL, CHEM, GEOG (except 104, 110 and GIS courses), GEOL, MATH, PHYS 3-6
SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
CRJU 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
CSIS 115 Computer Concepts and Applications 3
PARA 100 Introduction to Paralegal Practice 3
PARA 104 Principles of Legal Technology 3
PARA 126 Criminal Law and Procedures 3
PARA 176 Legal Research 3
PARA 177 Legal Writing 3
PARA 185 Ethics for the Paralegal 3
PARA 290 Internship in Paralegal Practice 3
PARA Electives 12
Electives from CRJU, Foreign Language, MATH or CSIS 6
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 64-67
Last Modified: 10/18/17