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, criminal law, business ethics, corporation, partnership and legal concepts.
Formerly CLW 18
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Describe the current function and subject matter jurisdiction of courts in the U.S. legal system.
- Outcome 2: Apply principles of business law to identify and categorize legal problems commonly encountered by businesses, and to list and explain recommended solutions.
- Outcome 3: Describe the relationship of ethics and law in business.
- Outcome 4: Analyze contract problems by identifying the relevant legal issues, applying contract rules such as the Parol evidence rule, Statute of Frauds, legal consideration, and predicting the likely outcome.