Criminal Law-Online



This course will begin with an overview of the concept of punishment and will go on to examine the burden of proof and criminal defenses; it will also provide a critical look at the most common crimes. You will learn common terminology in criminal law and how to consider a crime thoroughly in terms of its elements.

Required Textbook

  • Criminal Law in a Nutshell, most recent edition. St Paul: West Group by Arnold H. Loewy

Highly Recommended Legal Resources

  • Oran’s Dictionary of the Law, 4th Edition, by Daniel Oran. Clifton Park: Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Westlaw, legal research access, available for the duration of the course for only $89


​​For more information, call The Center for Legal Studies at 800.522.7737 or visit their Online Store to order.

Name Session Dates Location Format Registration Dates
Criminal Law-Online08/23/21 - 10/08/21Online04/07/21 - 08/20/21  REGISTER NOW
Criminal Law-Online10/18/21 - 12/03/21Online06/03/21 - 10/15/21  REGISTER NOW