Writing Legal History

Section 1, Fall 19

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 5/8
Credits: 3
Day Time Room Start Date End Date
  • W
  • 1540-1740
  • SL276
08/28/2019 12/04/2019

Course Description

Students in this course will write a paper based on original research in legal history (approx. 40 pages expected). During class sessions, students will be introduced to the basics of the discipline of legal history and learn how to incorporate these ideas into their own original projects. Additionally, students will meet individually with the instructor to discuss the progress of their research over the course of the semester.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): None
Description: None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will submit a substantial research paper, due via EXPO no later than noon on the last day of the final exam period.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes:

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: Yes
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

Schedule No.
119820050
Law No.
LAW7165
Modified Type
Lecture
Cross Listed: Yes
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic: HIUS 7073
Concentrations: Legal History
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Sunday, November 24, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Friday, December 06, 11:59 PM
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