Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 
  
    Apr 16, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

Law Advocate, A.A.S.


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The Law Advocate degree program is intended to prepare students to successfully complete the requirements for admission to the Navajo Nation Bar Association and to work as legal advocates in the legal and judicial systems of the Navajo Nation. Classes will allow local community residents to receive training to acquire new job skills or enhance existing job skills. Classes are offered in criminal, civil, and family law; with an emphasis on court procedure and practical skills. Legal research, legal writing, and legal ethics will be stressed.

General Education Requirements


English/Communication


Mathematics


Natural or Physical Science


  • Natural or Physical Science Course Credits: 4

Social Science /Humanities Courses


  • Social Science /Humanities Course Credits: 3
  • Social Science /Humanities Course Credits: 3
  • Social Science /Humanities Course Credits: 3
  • Social Science /Humanities Course Credits: 3

Law Advocate Core Requirements


Total Required Credit Hours: 60-61


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