Legal Writing, Research and Advocacy

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Credit Hours:
5 Credit Hours through 2004-2005, 2 Semesters; 6 Credit Hours beginning 2005-2006, 2 Semesters

A two-semester course with instructional components directed at writing, research and advocacy skills. Students will concentrate on writing and case analysis and will be introduced to basic bibliographic materials and research techniques. Legal research and writing exercises are designed to introduce basic legal writing forms. Beginning Fall 2009, a grade is entered on the student’s transcript for each semester of the course. Required for graduation.

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