LGST 249
Legal Literacy (OCW)

 

LGST 249
Legal Literacy (OCW)

Study Guide

Unit 4: Legal Processes and Procedures

Learning Objectives

After completing Unit 4 you should be able to:

  1. explain some critiques of legal processes and procedures
  2. list some differences between adversarial and inquisitorial processes
  3. describe the main steps of a civil litigation process and explain the functions of each step
  4. describe the main steps of a criminal legal process and explain the functions of each step
  5. explain what is meant by an administrative justice process and describe its main features
  6. research and describe a legal process in a legal jurisdiction