PRLW 101 Understanding the Law

Students will explore the interplay between America's legal system and our social structure. This includes a detailed analysis and discussion of the development of social, economic, and political relationships and how the legal system affects and imposes upon those relationships. The students will also study and discuss the functions of the federal and state court systems and their accessibility and availability to citizens of varying socioeconomic means.

notes: Satisfies social science requirement for School of Continuing Studies majors.