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2020 Spring 15 Wks
PARA130/Lecture/BL1 - Legal Research and Drafting | Credits 3.00
Students develop an understanding of legal research and legal writing. Topics include statutes, case law, drafting and writing process, types of documents, and types and use of research tools, including online legal research, the Internet, and CD-ROM products. In particular, the student gains familiarity with a law library and researching a topic from general topic to specific case. Although this course is intended to be a general course, the primary focus is on New York and federal law. However, after successful completion of the course, students have the tools necessary for legal research of all types, in any jurisdiction. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101; C or better grade in PARA 101; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; concurrent enrollment in PARA 101 is permissible with instructor permission. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.).

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Registration Type Traditional
Fees N/A
Instructors Sarachan, Robert A
Duration 1/22/2020 - 5/15/2020
Schedule WEB  12:00 AM - 12:00 AM;  Distance Learn - Web, Distance Learning - Web, Room BBoard
Credit Types Audit Credit Contract Dual Credit Equiv. Credit Global Connections International Educat Proficiency Exam Permission to Attend Regional Summer Sch Sr Audit Tech Prep X-Enroll
Class 20 Seats | 14 Remaining

Primary population and other student populations allowed to register for this course:
 Primary Population# Others Allowed# Others Registered
Campus  Tompkins Cortland Community College150
Program  Under Grad150
College  Social Science150
Department  Paralegal151
Class Level  First Year154
Population  General150