ERIC Number: ED330869
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Paralegal Studies Program. Curriculum Utilization. Final Report.
Humphrey, Doris D.
A program developed a paralegal studies program for Delaware County Community College in the Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) metropolitan area. Activities included gathering of information on paralegal studies as it related to curriculum content; advisory group establishment; curriculum development; training/educational material development; and review of software needs. The project developed nine new courses and created a 2-year paralegal studies degree. This 10-page report contains course descriptions and programs for the 4-semester associate degree in paralegal studies and two-semester certificate in paralegal studies. Appendixes include information on these courses developed by the project: introduction to paralegal studies; legal communications and concepts; legal research and analysis; family law; litigation; corporations and partnerships; real estate law; computer applications for the law office; and estates, trusts, and wills. These course summaries include some or all of the following: general introduction, course competencies, content overview or outline, and reading list. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Bureau of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Delaware County Community Coll., Media, PA.