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2023-24 Catalog 
2023-24 Catalog
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LEGAL 262 - Professional Development Seminar

2 Credits
Designed for students who are nearing completion of their paralegal education. Students will learn about professional development and opportunities in the paralegal profession. Practicing paralegals, employers, members of various paralegal associations, career services and department faculty will assist in the instruction for this class.

Pre-requisite(s) POLS& 200 with min. 2.0

Quarters Typically Offered
Designed to Serve Students in Legal Studies program, pre-law students.
Active Date 20220314T08:43:47

Grading Basis Credit/Non-Credit
Class Limit 40
Contact Hours: Lecture 22
Total Contact Hours 22
Degree Distributions:
ProfTech Course Yes
Restricted Elective Yes
Course Outline
  • Professional Associations
  • Job Opportunities
  • Employer Requirements
  • Resumes
  • Interviews
  • Networking

Student Learning Outcomes
Formulate and construct a job search plan identifying specific potential employers and a deadline for contact with each.

Successfully revise a professional resume consistent with legal industry standards.

Demonstrate effective communication skills in a mock job interview.

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