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Legal Secretary/Assistant

This certificate will provide the essential skills needed to gain employment in the court system, in a law office, or in a legal department of business or industry. Specialized duties will include performing highly specialized work requiring knowledge of technical terminology and procedures. This may include preparing correspondence and legal papers such as summons, complaints, motions, responses, and subpoenas under the supervision of an attorney or paralegal. Some of the courses in this certificate may not be available every semester. Students are requested to check Advisories.

Required Courses Units
First Year
Semester 1

Comp Bus App G104 Computer Keyboarding, Speed and Accuracy 1 Units
Business G110 Business Law 3 Units
Business G108 Legal Environment of Business 3 Units
Accounting G100 Accounting Elements 4 Units
Accounting G101 Financial Accounting 4 Units
Total Units 8 Units

First Year
Semester 2

Comp Bus App G115 Filing & Records Management 3 Units
Comp Bus App G117 Proofreading Skills 3 Units
Law C127** Legal Procedures 1 3 Units
Total Units 9 Units

Second Year
Semester 1

Law C128** Legal Procedures 2 3 Units
Comp Bus App G150 Windows, Introduction 1.5 Units
Comp Bus App G182 OFFICE, Introduction 2 Units
Total Units 6.5 Units

Second Year
Semester 2

Comp Bus App G155 WORD, Introduction 2 Units
Comp Bus App G156 WORD, Intermediate 2 Units
Total Units 4 Units

Total Units Required 27.5 Units
**Offered at CCC