Course Detail: CLSCRIMLAW - Criminal Law
The course begins with an overview of the concept of punishment and goes on to study the burden of proof and criminal defenses; it also provides a critical look at the most common crimes. Students will learn common terminology in criminal law and how to consider a crime thoroughly in terms of its elements.
Students are required to complete six Advanced Paralegal Course topics to receive a certificate. Each topic is offered in a seven-week online session. Students must successfully complete the Core Requirements before they take the Advanced Paralegal Course. Up to three Advanced Paralegal Course topics may be taken during a seven-week online session and Advanced Paralegal Course topics do not have to be taken in any particular order.
|Course Opens||Register By|
|August 23||August 16|
|October 18||October 11|
|January 10||January 4|
|March 7||February 28|
|May 2||April 25|
|June 27||June 20|
Continuing Education Units and Contact Hours
Per course: 45 clock hours or 4.5 CEUs
$400+Books & Westlaw
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