Law, Justice & Society Major - Social Change Emphasis

B.A. or B.S. degree program
Total hours required – 45

 Specific courses required in Law, Justice and Society (LJS) Hours
LJS 2103 Society and The Law 3
LJS 2203 Introduction to American Law  3
LJS 3103 Dispute Resolution 3
LJS 3203 Legal Research and Reasoning  3
LJS 3303 Influencing Change through Civic Engagement  3
LJS 390V Internship 1-3
LJS 4103 Law in the Global Community 3
LJS 4203 Senior Research Project 3

 

Base Courses in Political Science (PO) Hours
PO 3433 Judicial Process  3
PO 4203 Constitutional Law 3

 

 

Base Courses in Social Work (SW) Hours
SW 4513 Research Methods  3

 

 

Select Four Courses from: Hours
LJS 3513 LJS - The Social Enterprise -  3
LJS 4303 LJS - Special Topics: [Insert Topic] and the Law 3
LJS 4413 LJS - Financial Management of the Social Enterprise  3
LJS 490V LJS - Independent Study - Offered upon request 3
CO 2133 CO - Persuasion and Advocacy  4
CO 2203   3
CO 3023 CO - Communication Law 3
PL 2013 PL - Logic  3
PO 3413 PO - Executive-Legislative Process  3
SO 2113 SO - Social Problems 3
HI 4173 HI - The American Civil Rights Movement 3

 

Note: Students pursuing the social change emphasis may want to consider a minor in social entrepreneurship, which is offered in cooperation with the College of Business.

The major field writing requirement is satisfied by completing two of the following courses with a “C” or above: LJS 3203, 4203, Psychology 3413, 3433, 4203, 4233.