Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

Legal Studies Minor

Students in any major may minor in Legal Studies.

Minor Requirements: 16 credits

Required Courses (8 credits)

POL 222The American Legal System(RLA)

4

PHL 331Legal Philosophy(RLA)

4

And

One course in Legal Philosophy and American Constitutionalism chosen from among the following: (4 credits)

PHL 336Advanced Topics in Ethics and Social Philosophy(RLA)

4

POL 336American Constitutional Law(RLA)

4

POL 338Civil Rights and Liberties(RLA)

4

And

One course in Law, Courts, and Public Policy chosen from among the following: (4 credits)

POL 223Public Administration(RLA)

4

 

POL 233CUNY Internship Program in New York Government and Politics I(RLA)

4

OR

POL 234CUNY Internship Program in New York Government and Politics II(RLA)

4

 

POL 237Criminal Courts and Defendants' Rights(RLA)

4

POL 238Criminal Law and Procedure(RLA)

4

ECO 331Law and Economics(RLA)

4

POL 320The Judiciary in Politics(RLA)

4

POL 321Race, Law, and Public Policy in the Contemporary United States(RLA)

4

POL 323Public Policy Analysis(RLA)

4