7 Law Courses in Jurisprudence

If you are enrolled in a college program, you need to choose which courses you will take. Some courses are required, while students have some control over others. Most courses last for one semester, which is a few months. However, some courses require a longer or shorter amount of time. What is a course in jurisprudence? The field of jurisprudence is focused on the philosophy and morals of la… Read more

If you are enrolled in a college program, you need to choose which courses you will take. Some courses are required, while students have some control over others. Most courses last for one semester, which is a few months. However, some courses require a longer or shorter amount of time.

What is a course in jurisprudence? The field of jurisprudence is focused on the philosophy and morals of law. It involves the nature and logic of legal reasoning and how these aspects affect law as a whole. Courses in jurisprudence incorporate information from general law, as well as philosophy, creating a unique field of study. Courses of this type are common or required in legal programs.

Jurisprudence is a field that combines several different fields, so studying it can help you develop many different beneficial skills likely to help your career. These skills may include an understanding of philosophy and morals, the ability to conduct research or form arguments, and critical-thinking and evaluation skills.

It is important to realize that the cost of enrolling in any one course varies. This is due to many different factors, the biggest being the specific school, program, and country you are in. Research all these aspects before you enroll, and be sure to ask about scholarships, grants and other types of financial assistance.

The most common career path for those studying jurisprudence is lawyer. Taking a course on this subject may help you gain a more balanced view of the legal field. Before you can become a lawyer, you will likely need to enter a legal secretary or paralegal position. It may also be possible to become a writer or politician with a background in jurisprudence.

A strong education begins by finding the right program to suit your specific needs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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The University of Law Postgraduate Programmes
London, United Kingdom

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a solicitor, we offer three options including an LPC MSc in Law, Business and Management to make your business ready.

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a solicitor, we offer three options including an LPC MSc in Law, Business and Management to make your business ready. -
Course
Full-time
6 months
English
Jul 2020
Campus
 
Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
Giessen, Germany

All of our courses are designed to impart knowledge in the highly popular fields of international and comparative law. The courses, all of them are taught in English, combine ... +

All of our courses are designed to impart knowledge in the highly popular fields of international and comparative law. The courses, all of them are taught in English, combine high-quality teaching with a wide range of cultural and social activities. In addition to the academic part of the program, two three-day field trips to Berlin and Brussels will add a practical element to the content learned in class. -
Course
Full-time
4 weeks
English
18 Jul 2020
31 May 2020
Campus
 
William & Mary Law School
Williamsburg, USA

Come join international students from around the world to learn global legal practice at America’s oldest law school! Choose from two weeks and three weeks options: $2,000 for ... +

Come join international students from around the world to learn global legal practice at America’s oldest law school! Choose from two weeks and three weeks options: $2,000 for two weeks, $3,500 for three weeks, includes housing (air-conditioned with cooking facilities), Richmond airport group transportation, and costs of cultural and historical learning experiences. -
Course
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
Brooklyn Law School
New York, USA

Responding to the educational needs and demands of the many applicants to LL.M. Programs for Foreign-Trained Lawyers who are interested in studying law in the United States, B ... +

Responding to the educational needs and demands of the many applicants to LL.M. Programs for Foreign-Trained Lawyers who are interested in studying law in the United States, Brooklyn Law School introduces two summer courses in legal English. -
Course
Full-time
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Center for International Legal Studies

This 1-credit course provides a survey of the American legal system, how it is organized, and how it works.

This 1-credit course provides a survey of the American legal system, how it is organized, and how it works. -
Course
8 weeks
English
Online
 
University of Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa

These short study programmes have been specifically developed to address the needs that have been identified in the workplace. Dedicated commitment is required from persons wh ... +

These short study programmes have been specifically developed to address the needs that have been identified in the workplace. Dedicated commitment is required from persons who decide to embark on studies on a part-time basis and the Faculty of Law endeavors to support students where possible to make their studies a pleasurable and successful experience. -
Course
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Florida Coastal School of Law
Jacksonville, USA

This two-credit course teaches foreign lawyers the rules of Professional Responsibility, including state and ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct and leading federal and st ... +

This two-credit course teaches foreign lawyers the rules of Professional Responsibility, including state and ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct and leading federal and state case law on the subject. -
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Full-time
Part-time
English
Online