BSL 1 Business Law I (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
The nature, purpose, and sources of law; the historical development of the law and its function with respect to society and business; contracts, agency, tort, and personal property.
Formerly CLW 18
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Explain the historical development of business law using basic legal concepts and vocabulary and outlining the reforms made in various sub-fields of business law.
- Outcome 2: Describe the current function and subject matter jurisdiction of courts in the U.S. legal system.
- Outcome 3: Differentiate litigation from various methods of alternative dispute resolution and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each.
- Outcome 4: Apply principles of business law to identify and categorize legal problems commonly encountered by businesses, and to list and explain recommended solutions.