Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA
 

Courses for the Certificate in Legal Studies

Below is a list of Southwestern courses eligible for the Certificate in Legal Studies with PRGS. Students who wish to take one of the core law courses (Torts, Contracts, Property, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, etc.) may do so with permission from the professor and an understanding of the time commitment involved. Questions may be directed to Ayumi Nakamoto, Director of Registration and Interdisciplinary Programs.

*These courses may be of particular interest to students in this program.

Course selection is subject to change. Some elective courses are not offered every year, and seminar topics vary from year to year.

Course Name

Units

Alternative Dispute Resolution*
2
American Legal History
2
Antitrust Law
3
Bankruptcy
3
Children and the Law*
2
Class Action Litigation*
2
Comparative Constitutional Law
2
Comparative Cultural Property Law
2
Comparative Urban Plng Law
2
Constitutional Criminal Procedure
3
Constitutional Law I
3
Constitutional Law II
3
Corruption and Government*
2
Disability Law*
2
Election Law
2
Employment Discrimination Law*
2
Employment Law Survey*
3
Environmental Law*
3
European Union
2
Family Law
2
Federal Courts
3
Federal Indian Law
2
Foundations of Tort Law Seminar
2
Health Care Regulations & Practice*
2
Historic Preservation Law
2
History of Contemporary Policy*
2
Immigration Law*
2
Information Privacy Law
2
Insurance Law*
3
International Art Law
2
International Labor & Employment Law Seminar
2
International Protection of Human Rights
2
Jurisprudence Seminar
2
Labor Law
3
Latin American Laws and Institutions
2
Law and Society Seminar
2
Legal Arguments about Moral & Political Issues Seminar
2
Legislation
3
Mass Media Law
2
Mexican Legal Institutions
3
Products Liability
3
Property
4
Public International Law
3
Race and the Law Seminar
2
Securities Regulation
3
Special Education Law Seminar*
2
Telecommunications Law and Policy
3
Water Law*
3
White Collar Crime & Other Aspects of Federal Criminal Law
3
Workers' Compensation Law & Practice*
2
Youth at Risk Seminar*
2

*These courses may be of particular interest to students in this program.

Course selection is subject to change. Some elective courses are not offered every year, and seminar topics vary from year to year.