Designed to introduce the student to the nature and significance of law in Western society. Required and elective courses examine:
- the role of law in America,
- the history, organization, and dynamics of legal institutions,
- the relationship of law to contemporary social questions,
- legal principles governing business, commerce, and labor, and
- law in the contemporary international system.
|Required Courses (9 Credits)|
|Electives (9 Credits)|
|Select three of the following:||9|
A maximum of three credits of Legal Environment of Business or Business Law for Accountants may be credited toward the minor.
The Constitutional Law course not taken as a required course may be taken as an elective.
- Up to three credits 393 or 493, by prior approval of the chair of the department of Political Science, may count for credit in this minor.
- Courses used to meet the requirements of another major or minor may not be used to meet the requirements of this minor.
- Students must earn a grade of C- or better in courses used for the Law and Politics minor.