Tompkins Cortland Community College

PARA Discipline Courses

 

Course SubTypes Description
Paralegal Elective
PARA ELEC
Lecture This course is used in the evaluation of transfer credits.
Introduction to Paralegalism
PARA101
Dist Learning-Web, Lecture, Prerequisite An examination of the role of paralegals in the legal system, with a particular emphasis on the New York State court system. Topic...
Legal Research and Drafting
PARA130
Dist Learning-Web, Lecture, Prerequisite Students develop an understanding of legal research and legal writing. Topics include statutes, case law, drafting and writing pro...
Litigation/Civil Procedure
PARA205
Dist Learning-Web, Ind Study, Lecture The objective of this course is to develop students' understanding of the basic concepts, rules and principles (as well as some of...
Real Estate/Property Law
PARA210
Dist Learning-Web, Lecture, Prerequisite Students develop an understanding of real estate and property law in general and with respect to the paralegal's function. Topics ...
Constitutional Law
PARA213
Lecture, Prerequisite Cross-listed as POSC 213. This course is a survey of issues involving U.S. Constitutional Law, including the particulars and hi...
Constitutional Law - Honors
PARA213H
Lecture This course is a survey of issues involving U.S. Constitutional Law, including the particulars and history of the Constitution and...
Family Law/Domestic Relations
PARA215
Dist Learning-Web, Lecture, Prerequisite Designed for upper level paralegal majors, students acquire an understanding of the basic concepts, rules and principles, as well ...
Legal Aspects of Evidence
PARA216
Dist Learning-Web, Lecture, Prerequisite Cross-listed as CRJU 215/PARC 216 The course emphasizes constitutional and procedural considerations affecting arrest, search a...
Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning
PARA220
Dist Learning-Web, Lecture, Prerequisite The drafting of wills and trusts and the administration of estates are a unique combination of art and science. Artistically speak...
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