- Courses and Curriculum
Legal Research Fellows Practicum
|Term: Fall Term 2014-15|
|Catalog Number: 5958|
|Class Number: 21122|
|Instructor: Linda Tashbook|
|Credits: 1.0 Credit|
|Catalog Requirements: "W" Writing, Professional Skills.|
Enrollment Limit: 5.
|Priority: General Enrollment Course|
Students will be required to attend a mandatory orientation session at the beginning of the semester and to attend a minimum of three research-oriented, one hour classes during the semester.
Students must complete forty (40) hours of research during the semester, write short (2-3 page) reaction papers reflecting on what they learned during their mandatory research classes and complete a ten page paper to receive credit for the course. All research hours must be worked at the Barco Law Library to receive credit for the class.
Prerequisites and Recommended Courses
Prerequisites: LAW 5720: Legal Analysis and Writing (Fall Term), LAW 5076: Legal Analysis and Writing (Spring Term).
First Year Legal Analysis and Writing Class AND One upper level legal research class (LAW 5386: Foundations of Legal Research, OR LAW 5275: International and Foreign Legal Research, OR LAW 5491: Advanced Legal Research (this course may be taken concurrently)).