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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Liberal Arts

PROGRAM CURRENTLY ON HOLD;
NOT ACCEPTING NEW STUDENTS
Begin Date of Enrollment Hold: April 8, 2011

Law and Liberal Arts Minor - ARCHIVE

University College (LAWCC): Penn State Brandywine
University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (LAW)

This minor is intended for all students who are interested in attending law school after graduation, or who are interested in preparing for careers related to the judicial system and the law. The minor consists of 18 credits that are designed to focus on the acquisition of skills and substantive knowledge in five areas: (1) American public law and judicial process; (2) critical thinking; (3) advanced writing; (4) public speaking; and (5) formal logic. (To complete the minor, students must receive a grade of C or higher in a minimum of 18 credits.)

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (3 credits)
PHIL 012 GQ(3) (Sem: 3-4)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (15 credits)
Select 3 credits from CAS 450W(3), ENGL 421(3), ENGL 471(3), PL SC 470W(3) (Sem: 5-8)
Select 2-3 credits from CAS 213(3), CAS 216(2), CAS 250(3), CAS 321(3) (Sem: 5-8)
Select 3 credits from COMM 403(3), L ST 370(3), PL SC 403(3), PL SC 471(3), PL SC 472(3) (Sem: 5-8)
Select 3 credits from HIST 449 US(3), HIST 450 US(3), PL SC 474(3) (Sem: 5-8)
Select 3-4 credits from SOC 405(3) (Sem: 1-8), PHIL 105(3), PHIL 108 GH(3), PHIL 408(3), PHIL 408W(3), PL SC 431(3), PL SC 432(3) (Sem: 5-8)

Notice: Students majoring in Political Science, International Politics, or Pre Law may not apply for the Law and Liberal Arts Minor.

 

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 2001

Blue Sheet Item #: 29-01-067

Review Date: 11/19/02

UCA Revision #2: 7/27/07

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