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BUS 120 W - Business Law II


The law governing the negotiation or transfer of commercial paper, law of sales, law of personal and real property, bailments, secured transactions, landlord-tenant relationships and an introduction to corporate law.  This course is included in the campus general education requirements as a writing emphasis course.

Prerequisite- Corequisite
Prerequisite:  ENG 110 College Writing I

Credits: 3
Hours
3 Class Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Explain principles of business law.
2.  Explain advanced topics of law that build on the knowledge gained in Business Law I (BUS 118) including corporation law.
3.  Discuss the sources of law in the U.S. system.
4.  Demonstrate a well developed understanding of personal property law.
5.  Demonstrate a well developed understanding of real property law.
6.  Demonstrate a well developed understanding of landlord and tenant law.
7.  Identify and explain the important aspects of the law of bailments.
8.  Identify and explain the important aspects of the law of sale of goods.
9.  Utilize basic business law knowledge for personal and business transactions.
10.  Demonstrate a well developed understanding of the law relative to commercial paper.
11.  Demonstrate a well developed understanding of the law of secured transactions.
12.  Recognize situations where the services of an attorney should be utilized.
13.  Demonstrate critical thinking skills in working through issue spotting and legal analysis.



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