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Administrative Law   

Learn how administrative law and government regulatory agencies impact the work of paralegals.

This course covers the legal principles governing the administration and regulation of US government agencies. You will learn how agencies are governed, how rules are made and how key agencies administer and enact rules and relevant statutes. You will also learn how matters are adjudicated according to regulations enacted by Congress. This course is based on US laws and regulations.


Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 8 or later.
  • Mac: macOS 10.10 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.


  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.

Learn how administrative law and government regulatory agencies impact the work of paralegals.
  1. Introduction to Administration Law
  2. Administrative Agencies
  3. Administrative Procedures Act
    1. Separation of Powers
    2. Securities and Exchange Commission
  4. Political Control over Agencies
    1. Due Process of Law
    2. Political Controls over Agency Action
    3. Legislative Oversight
    4. Executive Oversight
  5. Rule Making and Right to a Court Review
    1. Types of Rules
    2. Rule Making Process
    3. Adjudication
    4. Right to Court Review
  6. Examples of Administrative Agencies
    1. EEOC
    2. DOJ
    3. FDA
    4. FCC
    5. NLRB
    6. IRS
    7. Review of SEC

What you will learn

  • The basics of administrative law and procedures
  • Review administrative agencies and the roles that they play in our society
  • Understand judicial review in relation to administrative agencies
  • Learn legal terminology related to administrative law

How you will benefit

  • Gain knowledge of agency administration law that will help you in a career in local, state and federal agencies.
  • Gain knowledge in rules and regulations of federal agencies that have a wide impact and control on the operation of our society.


Administrative Law
Fee: $115.00
Dates: 5/1/2022 - 7/31/2022
Delivery Method: Online

This course is offered through our partners at ed2go.  These courses are fun, fast, convenient, easy to use, and led by an expert instructor.  Courses run for six weeks and you have 24/7 access to two lessons each week. Each lesson is accompanied by a short, multiple-choice quiz, and some lessons include hands-on assignments.

You will receive an e-mail with course access information upon completion of your enrollment.

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