Review of the U.S. Supreme Court's Recent Term (9281)
(08/16/2021-12/11/2021)

PREREQUISITE COURSES FOR Review of the U.S. Supreme Court's Recent Term

CO-REQUISITE COURSES FOR Review of the U.S. Supreme Court's Recent Term

Course Memo

This seminar will focus on a collection of decisions from the most recent U.S. Supreme Court term. The decisions will be studied and analyzed along several dimensions, including the Court’s approach to methods of constitutional and statutory interpretation as well as substantive legal areas of interest such as executive power, the Bill of Rights, and the role of precedent. The course will also consider what the decisions reveal about the ever-changing role of the Court in the American system of government.

Pre-requisites: Constitutional Law I & II, 

Students who have taken course number 928 are not eligible to take this course.

Satisfies the Upper-Level Writing requirement.  Co-requisite ULW Workshop.

Course Section Description

Paper. Students who have completed 27 credit hours may use this course to satisfy their Upper-Level Writing Requirement. Students must also take 5550.

ASSIGNED BOOKS