Legal Research Fellows Practicum

Class Term: 
Fall Term 2017-2018
Catalog Number: 
Class Number: 
19517
Professor(s): 
Professor: 
Type: 
Practicum
Credits: 
1
Graduation Requirements: 
"W" Writing
Professional Skills
Experiential Learning
Enrollment Limit: 
5
Additional Information: 

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.

Grading Details: 

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.

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)).