Minor Requirements (18 Credits)

The Legal Studies minor is designed for students interested in the study of law or for those intending to pursue law degrees or other law-related graduate programs. The course requirements seek to strengthen the different competences assessed in the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) and similar tests.

Foundation Courses (9 Credits)

WTG 200Advanced Academic Writing: Ethics at Work
POL 309Legal Studies and the Study of Law
POL 302Political Philosophy

Elective Courses (9 Credits)

Three of the following:

CLCS 371Law and Culture
CLCS 350Culture and Human Rights
CLCS 200Gender and Sexuality in a Global Context
CLCS 330The Politics of Mobility: Exile and Immigration
COM 180Public Speaking
HIS 243Worlds of Islam
HIS 245Worlds of Judaism
HIS 273History of the United States
HIS 358Global Britishness

No more than two courses may be taken in any one department and no more than one may be applied to another major/minor.