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Legal Studies BA - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 14.01 LAW- GENERAL, CIP: 22.0000 Legal Studies)

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric or Pathway CL1 or P 4 or 3
PSC 101LEC Intro American Politics M 3
HIS 161LR US History 1 M 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 101LR Intro to Contemporary Math M 4
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric or Pathway CL1 or P 4 or 3
SOC 101LEC Introduction to Sociology M 3
HIS 216LEC Crime & Punishment in Am M 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16 or 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 129LEC Perspectives in Human Biology M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
ENG 205LEC Writing for Change M 3
PHI 115LEC Critical Thinking M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PAS 313LLB Human Anatomy M 4
Pathway P 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
ENG 349 Literature of Migration M 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
PSC 302LEC Protecting Civil Liberties M 3
PSC 339LEC International Law M 3
UBC 399 UB Curriculum Capstone M 1
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSC 305LEC Judicial Politics M 3
SOC 307LEC Criminology M 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Liberal Arts Elective (300/400 level) M 2
Total Credits: 14

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
SSC 406LEC Law & the Environment M 3
SOC 373LEC Law & Society M 3
Elective (300/400 level) E 3
Elective (300/400 level) E 3
Elective (300/400 level) E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC 319LEC Juvenile Justice M 3
Elective (300/400 level) M 3
Elective (300/400 level) E 3
Elective (300/400 level) E 3
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Aug 02, 2021 11:30:14