Legal Issues and Society

Students interested in this minor should contact the Chair of the Legal Studies minor, Laura Ricciardi.

Three courses from the following

  • LEG 3010: Anatomy of a Trial and the Jury Process
  • LEG 3185: The Nature and Function of Law
  • LEG 3200: Communications Law
  • LEG 3300: Current Social Issues and the Law
  • LEG 3390: Immigration Law
  • LEG 3480: Censorship: Sociological and Legal Perspectives
  • LEG/AMG 3100: Copyright & Culture

and

Two courses from the following

  • ENV/LEG 3025: Environmental Law
  • ENV 3030: Environmental Policy
  • ENV 3300: Environmental Regulations
  • SOC 3475: Surveillance, Technology, Society
  • SOC 3661: Border Wars and Human Rights
  • PHI 1530: Introduction to Philosophy: Ideas of Good and Evil
  • PHI 2120: Methods of Reasoning
  • PHI 3085: Objectivity
  • PHI 3360: Responsibility and Judgment: Postwar European Philosophy
  • PHI 4325: Ethics Ancient & Modern
  • POL 2600: Courts, Judges, and Politics
  • POL 2080: Environmental Justice
  • POL 3160: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
  • JOU 3080: Freedom and the Media​
  • COM 3020: Law, Ethics, and the Media