Minor in Law

The Law Minor is available to all majors other than Law.  

To complete a Law Minor, students must take fifteen credits, at least nine of which are upper division law courses. Of the fifteen credit, one 3-credit course is required, and four courses consisting of elective courses are required.   A minimum of GPA of 2.0 in law minor courses is required for successful completion of the minor.

Learning Outcomes

The program is designed to develop competency to:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of legal systems including the legal system of Cambodia, other countries, and international legal institutions;
  2. Analyze the interrelationships among legal, business, political and ethical issues;
  3. Effectively apply reading, writing, and critical thinking skills to analyze how law affects the regulation of important global issues;
  4. Evaluate and apply diverse perspectives to legal issues in the context of differing political, economic, and cultural systems. 

Students must have completed the General Education course of LEGL 101 before taking any other law courses.

Required Course (3 credits)

LEGL 199      English for Legal Purposes

Plus 4 courses from the following
LEGL 230 Environmental Law
LEGL 261 Cambodian Civil Code I
LEGL 310 Legal Ethics
LEGL 332 Cambodian Criminal Law and Procedure
LEGL 340 Labor Law
LEGL 360 Law and Legal Systems in Southeast Asia
LEGL 361 Cambodian Civil Code II
LEGL 380 Genocide
LEGL 385 Gender and the Law
LEGL 390 Negotiation and Dispute Settlement
LEGL 415 Commercial Enterprise
LEGL 450 Intellectual Property
LEGL 460 Entertainment Law
LEGL 470 Chinese Law and Legal Culture