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Phone:
1-800-344-6679
Fax:
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E-mail:
jdsmith@concord.edu

John David Smith, JD
VPAD
PO Box 1000
Vermillion St
Athens, WV 24712-1000

Areas of Emphasis

Students in the LSPL Program are required to choose two courses within an area of emphasis.  Each of the courses listed below is linked to the appropriate page of the Concord University Online Catalog containing a course description.

* indicates a course with a lab component

Genetics

Credit Hours Course Number Course Name
4
BIOL 302 Cell and Molecular Biology*
3 BIOL 370 Evolution
4 BIOL 401 Genetics*
N/A N/A Genetics Apprenticeship
(assist with summer Institute)

Environmental

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
4 BIOL 101 General Biology I*
4 BIOL 102 General Biology II*
4 BIOL 201 Ecology and Field Methods*
3 GEOG 200 Principles of Physical Geography
3 GEOG 300 Sustainable Development
3 GEOG 320 Political Geography
3 POSC 104 American Federal Government
3 POSC 202 State and Local Government
3 POSC 225 Special topics in Political Science
3 POSC 401 Constitutional Law

Research and Writing

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
3 ENGL 250 Technical Writing
3 ENGL 302 Study of the English Language
3 ENGL 300 English Grammar
2 SOSC 2851 Introduction to Library Research

Child Law

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
3 SOWK 236 Human Behavior and Social Environment I
3 SOWK 320 Working With Children and Adolescents
3 PSY 205 Child and Adolescent Development

Human Rights

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
3 HIST 390 Women's History
3 POSC 329 American Foreign Relations
3 POSC 401 Constitutional Law
3 SOWK 302 Human Diversity

Criminal Behavior

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
3 PSY 422 Abnormal Psychology
3 SOWK 336 Human Services in Corrections
3 SOC 303 Criminology

Business

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
3 BGEN 301 Introduction to the Legal Environment
3 BGEN 302 Legal Concepts in Accounting

Communications

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
3 CART 101 Fundamentals of Speech*
3 CART 360 Communications Law
3 SOC 320 Popular Culture

Recreation and Sports

Credits Hours Course Number Course Name
3 RTM 240 Programs and Operations in Recreation
3 RTM 360 Legal Aspects (of Recreation)

 

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