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AOT 253 - Legal Systems & Procedures


Lecture Hours: 3 Credits: 3

Description: This course emphasizes development of proficiency in integrating knowledge and skills performed in legal offices.

Prerequisite(s): Take ENG 032  and RDG 100  with minimum grade of C.
Course Topics:
  • Business correspondence
  • Legal documents
  • Calendars/dockets

Textbooks:
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • One USB/jump disk or sky drive onto which all typed assignments will be saved
  • Earbuds

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F =   0 - 59


Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Compose and format business letters and memos.
  2. Determine which software tool will solve a given problem.
  3. Demonstrate professional attire and image.
  4. Demonstrate professionalism and a strong work ethic.
  5. Adapt and format legal documents.
  6. Create and maintain an office calendar.
  7. Complete a 40-hour internship in an approved legal office environment.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Course Policies  that include:

  • Identity Verification
  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Orientation and Support
  • Proctored Exams

Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard Course Policies  on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Add/Drop period
  • Attendance
  • Classroom Conduct
  • Equal Access
  • IT Access
  • Online Behavior
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Student Concerns
  • Student Help Services
  • Withdrawals


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2023-2024