May 06, 2021  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2020-21 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2020-21
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BUSL 2000 - Law and Society

Conceptual approach to origin, nature, structure, functions, and procedures of law, with study of ethics and introduction to constitutional, administrative, criminal, tort, contractual, international, and environmental law, as well as business organizations.

Requisites: Not COB except BS 8123 and (Soph or Jr or Sr) and WARNING: no credit if taken after BUSL 2550
Credit Hours: 3
Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • To acquaint students with the fundamental legal landscape in which individuals and businesses operate, with a focus on corporate responsibility and ethics.
  • To equip students to identify possible legal problems, formulate and understand legal arguments, read and understand legal materials, and ultimately identify situations in which legal assistance is needed.
  • To familiarize students with the essential processes by which law and regulation are created and through which legal disputes are resolved.

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