This Paralegal course is a self-paced, online course with the chief goal of providing students with the legal knowledge and practical skills essential to becoming proficient, ethical paralegals
Students will learn about the paralegal profession, present and future
Individuals are prepared for working under the supervision of an attorney performing a broad variety of legal tasks
This course will provide a solid foundation for the successful future paralegal/legal assistant.
Other areas covered will include a formal introduction to law and the history of American law, the court system, and substantive law
Legal terminology and skills involving civil litigation and legal analysis and writing will help prepare the student for the challenge of today’s paralegal.
Students will become familiar with the up-and-coming computer programs and software as they relate to the law office, as well as an introduction to computer-assisted legal research