PLG 245 Legal Terminology


The course is designed specifically to familiarize students with the basic terminology used in the legal profession. There will be modules – criminal and tort law, probate, real estate, bankruptcy, and litigation. In each module, students will learn the meaning as well as the use of the common legal terms in that area of the law.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Be familiar with the basic terminology used in the legal profession.
  • Get to know the terminology on criminal and tort law, probate, real estate, bankruptcy, and litigation.
  • Learn the meaning as well as the use of the common legal terms in that area of the law.