Learning Goals & Outcomes

Minor in Legal Studies

  1. Understand interrelationships of the US legal system within the context of society and government within cultural and social frameworks
  2. Articulate alternative points of view and asymmetries of power within the legal system as it currently operates in the United States
  3. Research legal sources including data and evidence from multiple sources using accepted legal practices
  4. Interpret legal documentation to understand complex nature of real world problems acknowledging a variety of perspectives
  5. Express both verbally and in written form, complex legal perspectives acknowledging multiple and distinctive points of view
  6. Apply legal reading, analysis and writing skills to subject specific legal situations

Updated: February 2018

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