Legal Office Technology ITC

Provides students with entry level skills to work in a law-related office. These courses will apply to the AAS Legal Assistant and Paralegal programs.

Upon completion of the Legal Office Technology Technical Certificate, the student will:

  • Demonstrate employability skills and habits
  • Perform routine clerical skills, which include telephone, filing, records management, mail handling, reprographic, and information processing activities
  • Demonstrate interpersonal, teamwork, leadership, and decision-making skills
  • Apply knowledge of legal terms used in various law-related activities
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of local, state, and federal court systems

Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required.

General Education Core

COMM-101PRINCIPLES OF SPEECH3.00
or COMM-202 INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
HRPT-185HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS3.00
Total Credits6.00

Program Requirements

ACCPT-101BASIC ACCOUNTING I3.00
CITPT-110BUSINESS COMPUTER SKILLS3.00
GNBPT-122BUSINESS ENGLISH3.00
GNBPT-202FINANCIAL BUSINESS APPLICATIONS3.00
GNBPT-222PROOFREADING3.00
LAWPT-219LEGAL TERMINOLOGY3.00
LAWPT-265BUSINESS LAW I3.00
OFFPT-233OFFICE PROCEDURES3.00
WRPPT-200WORD PROCESSING3.00
Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required
Total Credits27.00

Summary

General Education6
Program Requirements27
Total33