Communication Skills and Legal Ethics

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Fall 2021

PLS 310

Class Number: 11793
3 Units
Course Fee: 

$899

Prerequisites: PLS 300 and PLS 320; all completed with a grade of C or better.
This course is designed to provide students with a working knowledge of the principles and rules of legal ethics and professional responsibility, with particular emphasis on their application to legal paralegals, and to develop students' abilities to communicate effectively in the legal environment. Ethics material includes regulation of lawyers and legal assistants, unauthorized practice of law, confidentiality and attorney-client privilege, conflicts of interest, advertising and solicitation, competence and professionalism. Students' communication skills are enhanced through weekly assignments, including case briefs, mock interviews, and formal presentations.

Section: 

01Z

Notes: 

Course Fee: $899

No class on Thursday, November 11
No class on Thursday, November 25

Remote learning will continue for fall 2021. This will be facilitated via our online platform iLearn and with Zoom.

To access the online class, visit http://ilearn.sfsu.edu to log in after registration and payment using your SF State ID and password.

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Please note:
Registration is unavailable for this class once the semester has started. If you would like to add this course please contact the instructor via email.

Students allowed to add the class will be provided with a permission number. Use this number to register. Visit our registration page for information on how to register and pay: https://cel.sfsu.edu/register/register-pay

Class Number: 11793

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Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSL Class dropped on or before September 13 Class dropped between September 14 and September 20 Class dropped on September 21 and beyond

 

Last Update: Sep 20, 2021 8:40am