This course is designed to give students knowledge and understanding of approximately 800 terms commonly used in the legal field. The students will learn to spell and define the terms and to use them in a legal context. Students will learn correct pronunciation by studying pronunciation guides taken from the dictionary and by listening to CDs. Topics covered include courts and legal systems; litigation, pretrial, trial, proceedings, verdicts, judgements, and appeals; civil actions; criminal law; probate, wills and estates; real property; contracts; leases; domestic relations, marriage, separation, and divorce; commercial paper; bankruptcy; agency; equity; partnerships; and corporations. Prerequisites: AAP.140 or equivalent or concurrent enrollment, AAP.164 recommended or concurrent enrollment
Below is a list of the planned AAP.138 course section for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.
|Section Name||Synonym||Location||Meeting Info||Instructor||Seats Available||Academic Credits||Billing Credits||Additional Info|
Meeting InfoMarch 15 – May 7
Seats Available21 of 24
Additional InfoAdditional fees: $25.00