Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-110-101 021234 Paralegal Intro/Legal Ethics
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-110-101 PARALEGAL INTRO/LEGAL ETHICS ...introduction to the legal profession: ethics, court system, legal research, and roles of the paralegal.
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Explore the paralegal profession.
  2. Analyze law office systems and administration.
  3. Compare civil, criminal, and administrative procedure.
  4. Compare the roles of the state and federal judicial systems.
  5. Compare and contrast substantive areas of law.
  6. Research statutes and cases.
  7. Draft a case brief.
  8. Apply ethical rules in making decisions.