Minor in Legal Studies

Joseph D. Giammo, Coordinator
RH 642 | (501) 569-3331 | jdgiammo@ualr.edu

The Legal Studies Minor requires 18 semester hours of course work.  The courses listed below count automatically toward the Legal Studies Minor; however, no more than nine hours may be chosen from any one discipline or department. Other courses must be approved by the coordinator, Dr. Joseph Giammo. His phone number is 569-
3331 and his e-mail address is jdgiammo@ualr.edu.

For more information on the Legal Studies Minor, refer to the Legal Studies section of the Undergraduate Catalog.

Dr. Giammo is also the official prelaw advisor and coordinates prelaw activities. He is located in the School of Public Affairs in Ross Hall 642.

  • Criminal Justice 3301, Criminal Evidence
  • Criminal Justice 3302, Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement
  • Criminal Justice 3307, Criminal Law
  • Criminal Justice 3312, Victimology
  • Criminal Justice 3396, Psychology & the Criminal Process
  • Criminal Justice/Political Science 4301, Judicial System and Process
  • Criminal Justice/Political Science 4302, Law and Society
  • Criminal Justice 4305, Juvenile Law and Process
  • History 4363, Law in American History
  • Management 4391, Employment Law
  • Marketing 2380, Legal Environment of Business
  • Marketing 3381, Advanced Business Law
  • Marketing 4378, Real Estate Law
  • Mass Communication 3360, Mass Comm Law, Policy, and Ethics
  • Mass Communication 4352, News Media and the First Amendment
  • Philosophy 1330, Introduction to Critical Thinking
  • Philosophy 2350 Introduction to Logic
  • Philosophy 3310, Ways of Knowing
  • Philosophy 4340, Philosophy of Law
  • Political Science 3325, Legislative Process & Behavior
  • Political Science 4350, Constitutional Law: Governmental Powers
  • Political Science 4351, Constitutional Law: Civil Liberties
  • Rhetoric 3315, Persuasive Writing
  • Rhetoric 3316, Writing for the Workplace
  • Rhetoric 3317, Introduction to Nonfiction Writing
  • Rhetoric 4306, Writing for Business and Government
  • Rhetoric 4317, Advanced Nonfiction Writing
  • Rhetoric 4325, Legal Writing and Analysis