Legal Studies | FALL 2017

College-wide curricula of record

The AS in Legal Studies curriculum at Ivy Tech is valid in the following locations:


Ivy Tech curriculum details

  • Agreement applies to courses taken at Ivy Tech beginning fall 2016. Courses covered by previous transfer agreements still in effect will transfer as specified in those agreements. All other coursework taken prior to fall 2016 will be evaluated by the faculty of IUPUI to determine transferability.

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* =  Statewide Transfer General Education Core (STGEC)

Your first two years at Ivy Tech

Course number Course name Credit hours
*ENGL 111English Composition (satisfies Written Communication)3
IVYT 1XXStudent Success in University Transfer1
PARA 204/124Legal Writing I3
LEGS 101Introduction to Legal Studies3
Choose 1:
*SPAN 101Spanish Level I4
FREN 101French Level I4
Semester total: 14

Course number Course name Credit hours
*MATH 135Finite Math (satisfies Quantitative Reasoning)3
LEGS 102Legal Research3
LEGS 103Civil Procedure3
*COMM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
Choose 1 (must select the same language as Level I):
*SPAN 102Spanish Level II4
FREN 102French Level II4
Semester total: 16

Course number Course name Credit hours
LEGS 170Legal Ethics3
LEGS 202Litigation3
*PSYC 101Introduction to Psychology (satisfies Social and Behavioral)3
*POLS 101Introduction to American Government & Politics3
ENGL 211Technical Writing3
Semester total: 15

Course number Course name Credit hours
PARA TCEChoose 2 of the following (PARA) courses:3
PARA 106         Tort Law
PARA 107Contracts and Commercial Law
PARA 108Property Law
PARA 155Law Office Technology
LEGS 279Legal Studies capstone course2
SCIN 100Earth Science (satisfies Scientific)3
STGECChoose 1 STGEC Elective:3
HIST 101           Survey of American History I
HIST 111World Civilization I
SOCI 111Intro to Sociology
ENGL 202Creative Writing
ENGl 223American Literature after 1865
Semester total: 15
Total hours: 60

IUPUI curriculum details

  • Maximum of 64 Community College credits may be applied toward the IUPUI degree.
  • Foreign language started at Ivy Tech must be continued at IUPUI.