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If you are considering studying and eventually practicing law, you should consider enrolling in the Pre-Law concentration in the Department of Philosophy and Religion at the University of North Dakota. This major is specifically designed to prepare students for the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) as well as to equip them with the skill sets necessary to succeed in law school such as: analytical reading, critical thinking and logic, advanced oral and written communication, problem solving, advanced research skills, and argument formation.
Required 120 credits (36 of which must be numbered 300 or above, and 30 of which must be from UND) including:
I. Essential Studies Requirements (see University ES listing).
II. Pre-Law Concentration requirements.
36 major hours, including:
|PHIL 110||Forward or Delete? An Introduction to Logic||3|
|PHIL 130||Introduction to Political Philosophy||3|
|PHIL 371||Philosophy of Law||3|
|PHIL 480||Public Philosophy||3|
|Social-Political Philosophy and Ethics (select 6 courses):||18|
|Introduction to Ethics|
|Philosophy of Race & Postcolonialism|
|Contemporary European Philosophy|
|Social and Political Philosophy|
|Philosophy, Economics, and Politics|
|Current Topics in Political Philosophy|
Any additional 6 credits in Philosophy or Religious Studies