Students will demonstrate the use of appropriate critical thinking
skills. This includes the ability to use the appropriate level of
critical thinking--comparison, assessment, evaluation, etc.--related to
selected topics as specified in objectives.
Outcome LS-3 Mastery of Basic Legal Research Skills (Legal Studies & Paralegal Studies Certificate)
Students will demonstrate mastery of basic legal research skills;
including the ability to identify sources of law, assess the weight of
authority, find and validate relevant legal sources, and use campus
legal research software.
Students will demonstrate mastery of basic legal writing skills,
including the ability to draft common legal documents using proper
Outcome LS-5 Oral Communication (Legal Studies)
Students will communicate observations, analyses, and arguments orally
in a manner consistent with professional standards. Students will
demonstrate the ability to communicate professionally through diverse
means to diverse audiences.
Outcome LS-6 Exhibit Appropriate Professional Behavior (Legal Studies)
Students will exhibit appropriate professional behavior. This includes
timeliness of work and effective communication in a professional setting.