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PL101 Intro to US Legal System

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Provides an overview of the United States legal system including the law of state and federal governments and the relationships between and among them. Covers sources and functions of law in the United States with an emphasis on the U.S. Constitution, the structure of U.S. courts, and judicial decision-making. Recommended: prior completion of or concurrent enrollment in PS 201 or a similar course in U.S. government or political science. Prerequisite: WR 121. Audit available. (See course content and outcomes.)

Credits: 3

List of classes for PL101 Intro to US Legal System
CRNClass typeLocationDays & timeDatesSeats availableFacultyMore info
44629CanceledNot applicable
Monday
from 6:30 to 9:20pm

From September 26 through December 12, 2022
Not applicableSTAFFBooks for CRN 44629
Class details for CRN 44629
40656OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From September 26 through December 17, 2022
Aubrey E BaldwinBooks for CRN 40656
Class details for CRN 40656
43083OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From September 26 through December 17, 2022
Aubrey E BaldwinBooks for CRN 43083
Class details for CRN 43083

Class schedule definitions

Cost:
cost is based on the number of credits – see tuition and fees
Books:
$0 or <$40 means low cost books (doesn't include other supplies like calculators)
Register:
use the CRN to register in MyPCC – see how to register
Class types:
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  • In-person: class takes place at specific times and locations. Attendance in person is required.
  • Online: class does not have meeting times. Regular online interaction is required and there are weekly assignments.
  • Remote: class takes place at specific times online. Students must be logged in during class meeting times.