Paralegal Certificate

Paralegal Curriculum Requirement

(Total 30 Units)

Recommended Course Sequence for Certificate of Achievement

YEAR 1 – First Semester

CRS# COURSE UNITS
Legl 100A/B Introduction to Paralegalism / Legal Procedures 3 units
Legl 115 or 120 Litigation or Torts Law 3 units
Legl 105 or 110 Legal Research or Legal Communications 3 units
Legl 180 or 000 Contracts or Legal Specialty Elective 3 units
Legl 000 Legal Specialty Elective 3 units
  15 units

    YEAR 1 – Second Semester

    CRS# COURSE UNITS
    Legl 115 or 120 Litigation or Torts Law 3 units
    Legl 105 or 110 Legal Research or Legal Communications 3 units
    Legl 180 or 000 Contracts or Legal Speciality Elective 3 units
    Legl 000 Legal Speciality Elective 3 units
    Legl 000 Legal Speciality Elective 3 units
      15 units

      Semester Offerings of Paralegal Courses

      Frequency of Core Offerings
      Course Fall Spring Summer
      AM PM AM PM AM PM
      LEGL 100A Introduction to Paralegalism   1   1   1
      LEGL 100B Legal Procedures   1   1   1
      LEGL 105 Legal Research   1   1    
      LEGL 110 Legal Writing & Communications       1   1
      LEGL 115 Civil Litigation - Procedures   1   1    
      LEGL 120 Tort Law   1   1    
      LEGL 180 Contract Law   1   1    
      LEGL 000 Specialty Electives   5   5   1
      Total Classes per Semester 11 11 4