CJT 130: Introduction to Paralegal Studies

online available

In this course, students receive an overview of the nature of paralegal careers, with a look at the roles, opportunities, responsibilities and problems encountered. The student is introduced to areas of the law in which the paralegal/legal assistant may work. Ethical considerations are addressed and legal terminology will be introduced and emphasized. This course was previously BOS 211.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Class offerings by semester

  Winter Summer Fall

Even Years
(2022, 2024, 2026)

offered online   offered online

Odd Years
(2023, 2025, 2027)

offered online   offered online

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class
Revised: 3/30/23

Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45

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