Jun 09, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

PA 251 - Computer Assisted Legal Research & Writing for Medical Professionals

Credit Hours: 3

This course is designed to reinforce the student’s basic understanding of sources of law.  They will be instructed on how to find law.  The course will teach basic legal writing with an emphasis on drafting a legal/medical chronology. 

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:


  • identify the available sources of law; 
  • analyze a set of facts and identify legal issues involved;
  • find appropriate sources of law; and
  • draft a basic legal/medical chronology explaining Substantive and Procedural Rules of Tort Law to illustrate steps in a civil litigation. 

F/S (C)

This course is intended solely for those students pursuing the Legal Medical Professional Consultant Certificate