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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Coopersmith Career Consulting | Evaluated Learning Experience

Business Law (BUS-312)


Varies (self-study; self-paced).

Various; distance learning format.

November 2020 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: assess the legal and ethical consequences of business decisions and the impacts of business on the welfare of the greater society; determine when and where a dispute can be settled in a legal forum; solve business-related problems by applying laws and legal concepts; discuss and apply functional areas of law such as torts, business organizations, contracts, sales, and real property; and apply business law concepts to hypothetical scenarios.


Business Law (BUS-312) is a self-study course that culminates in a final examination. The course explores the fundamentals of litigation, laws of torts, contracts, business organizations, sales and property under the Uniform Commercial Code and various other common law and statutory law sources.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Business Law, Management, Marketing, or Human Resources (11/20).