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Courses 2008 - 2009

LAW A 506 Legal Analysis, Research and Writing

Credits: 1-7, Variable


The course has three major components. First, it provides an introduction to sources of law, legal reasoning, interpretative methodologies, and professional responsibility. Second, it teaches the sources and techniques for basic legal research. Third, it develops and hones students’ ability to write about complex legal issues in a variety of settings and for a variety of audiences. Students have the opportunity to practice a number of skills, including interviewing, counseling, and oral argument. Classes include lectures, workshops, and simulated client representation exercises.

Autumn-Winter, 3-2 Credit(s)

Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Myhre, Theodore
Myhre, Theodore
Kaltsounis, Sarah
Anderson, Helen
Foley, Joan
Cobb, Tom
McGinnis, Kathleen

Spring - Compressed , 1 Credit(s)

LARW Capstone
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Kaltsounis, Sarah
Myhre, Theodore
Myhre, Theodore
Myhre, Theodore
Cobb, Tom
Maranville, Deborah
Maranville, Deborah

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