Lobbying and Advocacy

Class Term: 
Spring Term 2016-2017
Catalog Number: 
Class Number: 
26344
Class Schedule: 
Monday
5:30 pm
8:30 pm
Chief Justice Ralph J. Cappy Room
Professor(s): 
Professor: 
Type: 
Lecture
Credits: 
3
Graduation Requirements: 
"W" Writing
Professional Skills
Experiential Learning
Enrollment Limit: 
10
Priority: 
Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority
Additional Information: 

This class will be taught primarily from the University of Pittsburgh's Washington Center in Washington, DC, which is connected via video-link to the law school in Pittsburgh. Students may participate either from Pittsburgh via videoconference or from Washington while participating in the Semester in DC Program. Students interested in taking this class in Washington through the Semester in DC Program should review the Semester in DC Program information on Pitt’s website and contact the program director to discuss the program requirements and externship application process. This class is also open to GSPIA students.

Grading Details: 

Grades will be based 60% on a series of short weekly assignments and in-class exercises, and 40% on a final project developing a strategic plan for a hypothetical client.