4 weeks / 6 hours per week
About This Course
This course covers all of the substantive material that is usually taught in an introductory one-semester college course on Business Law. Our goal is to prepare you to pass the College Board's CLEP examination and obtain college credit for free.
The CLEP examination places a major emphasis on understanding the functions of contracts in American business law. It also includes questions on the history and sources of American law, legal systems and procedures, agency, employment and sales.
“Introductory Business Law” is a completely self-paced course. It has no prerequisites and it is offered entirely for free.
What are the requirements and schedule of the course?
This course is organized into seven topical chapters or modules that contain short video lessons, exercises and readings. It will take you less than 25 hours to prepare for the exam.
All of the course material has been released at once so you can complete it anytime.
What do I need to pass the CLEP exam?
You need to demonstrate an understanding of the functions of contracts and other legal concepts in American business law. The exam contains approximately 100 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. Please examine our syllabus.
How does this course differ from other CLEP textbooks and traditional courses?
This online course includes a carefully structured series of video lectures and exercises taught by a top quality university professor.
1. History and Sources of American Law
2. American Legal Systems and Procedures
4. Legal Environment
6. Agency, Partnerships and Corporations
Sample CLEP Questions
Questions 1 - 15
Questions 16 - 28