University of Pittsburgh

First-Year Curriculum

Beginning with the 2011-2012 academic year, the first-year curriculum will comprise the following required courses, as well as attendance at a minimum of 6 programs in the newly created Pitt Law Academy:

Fall:

Contracts (4 credits).

Criminal Law (3 credits).

Legal Analysis & Writing (2 credits, contingent on successful completion of both semesters of this course).

Legislation and Regulation (3 credits).

Torts (4 credits).

 

Spring:

Civil Procedure (4 credits).

Constitutional Law (4 credits).

Lawyering (3 credits) (not applicable to students entering in Fall 2013 or Fall 2014).

Legal Analysis & Writing (2 credits)

Property (4 credits).

 

Pitt Law Academy (not for credit; year-long speaker series).

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