Introduction to Paralegal Studies   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

PLA 1003 - Introduction to Paralegal Studies


This course provides an overview of the purpose and training of legal assistants. It examines the roles of the attorney and the legal assistant including the professional and ethical standards of practice applicable to both. The course briefly surveys the fields of law in which legal assistants work and the Florida and federal court systems.
Corequisites: ENC 1101.

Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.