Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2019-2020

PRL-103 Introduction to Law (3)

Provides an overview of the American legal system and the practice of law. Introduces students to legal processes, court systems, courses of law, basic legal research methods, and to the nature of ethics and regulations of legal professions. Introduces the substantive law and skill areas students will encounter in subsequent legal courses. Examines the relationship between different kinds of legal systems and between social sciences and law. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A