Legal Studies, Minor
Offered in: Chicago
Roosevelt University offers a Legal Studies minor, primarily geared toward students preparing to go to law school. The minor draws courses from Political Science, Business Communication, Writing and Philosophy, and is designed to give students background in legal theory, ethics and logic, and the modes of communication that they will encounter in law school.
Students interested in pursuing the Legal Studies minor should contact the program director, David Faris.
The courses of the minor are divided into legal ideas and legal skills categories. Students who wish to complete this minor must take 18 credit hours from courses listed below. All courses in the minor must be completed with a grade of C or higher. At least 9 credit hours must be taken at Roosevelt University.
|Courses in Legal Ideas|
|POS 329||PHILOSOPHY OF LAW||3|
|POS 374||UNITED STATES CONSTITUTIONAL LAW||3|
|POS 375||CIVIL RIGHTS & CIVIL LIBERTIES||3|
|Courses in Legal Skills|
|BCOM 301||BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS||3|
|PHIL 209||CRITICAL THINKING||3|
|or PHIL 210||LOGIC|
|WRTG 160||THE ART OF PERSUASION||3|
|Total Credit Hours||18|