Feb 05, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

LGS 100 - Introduction to the Law

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
This course meets the Social & Behavioral Sciences General Education Requirement. 

Survey topics and skills related to law and jurisprudence. Analyze the history and development of the law and describe how the law affects individuals, government, and businesses in today’s society. Discuss constitutional law principles, judicial decision-making, the state and federal court systems. Examine substantive criminal law, family law, contracts, torts, property, and procedural law.

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG 101 /ENG 101A .

Note: Not available to paralegal or law and jurisprudence majors to fulfill a required or elective course. Typically offered at MC and OL; fall and spring terms.