CE/CPE Course Information

Contracts: Elements

CPE Credits: 4
Subject Area: Legal Concepts
Field of Study: Business Law
Program Level: Overview
Lesson Version: 9-1
Publication/Revision Date: September 6, 2018
Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation: None

Learning
Objectives
After completing this course, you will be able to
  • Explain the requirements of an offer and an acceptance
  • Analyze the basic elements of, and substitutes for, consideration
  • Assess the capacity to enter into a contract and its legality
  • Determine when a contract must be written
  • Answer technical questions on contract interpretation and the parol evidence rule
Course Topics
  1. Nature and Classification of Contracts
  2. Mutual Assent (Offer and Acceptance)
  3. Consideration
  4. Capacity
  5. Legality
  6. Statute of Frauds
  7. Lack of Genuine Assent
  8. Parol Evidence Rule

This self-study course consists of an Audiovisual presentation or a 20-question True/False Introductory quiz, a Knowledge Transfer Outline with multiple-choice questions for study and review, and a Qualified Assessment of 20 questions.

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