Artificial Intelligence and Legal Reasoning Seminar

Class Term: 
Spring Term 2016-2017
Catalog Number: 
Class Number: 
30106
Class Schedule: 
Wednesday
9:00 am
11:20 am
LAW G18
Professor(s): 
Professor: 
Type: 
Seminar
Credits: 
3
Graduation Requirements: 
Upper-Level Writing
"W" Writing
Enrollment Limit: 
15
Priority: 
Seminar - 3rd Year Priority
Additional Information: 

Readings will consist of excerpts from comprehensible research papers. Students will be asked to prepare short summaries (1-2 pages) of readings and a seminar paper.
In lieu of a seminar paper, students with approval of the instructor may design and build an AI program for a legal application using new tools that do not require programming experience. (Such a program will not satisfy the legal writing requirement.)

Grading Details: 

Final grades will be based on the seminar paper (or programming project) and on preparation of short summaries of readings.