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PARA1101 – Introduction to Paralegal pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: This course provides an overview of the paralegal profession, the legal office and the legal system.
Prerequisites: (None)
Corequisites: (None)
Competencies:
  1. Contrast organizational structure of law firms.
  2. Describe law firm financial procedures.
  3. Describe the court system.
  4. Describe legal procedures as they relate to the paralegal.
  5. Describe primary sources of American Law.
  6. Perform entry level legal research.
  7. Perform entry level legal writing.
  8. Articulate employment law practices as they relate to the paralegal.
  9. Describe paralegal professional responsibilities.
  10. Explain paralegal ethics.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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