Constitutional Law

Section 3EF, Spring 20

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 68/68
Credits: 4
Day Time Room Start Date End Date
  • WRF
  • 1000-1120
  • WB128
01/22/2020 04/24/2020

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the structure of the U.S. Constitution and the rights and liberties it defines. Judicial review, federalism, congressional powers and limits, the commerce clause, and the 10th Amendment are covered, as are the equal protection and due process clauses.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): Fixed
Description: Ungraded midterm will be given (date to be announced).

Final Type (if any): Fixed
Description: Fixed exam at end of semester.

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will be required to submit a 3-5 page response paper during the term (via EXPO). Deadline to be announced.

Other Work

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

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**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.
120216770
Law No.
LAW6001
Modified Type
Lecture
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Concentrations:
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Saturday, April 11, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Sunday, April 26, 11:59 PM
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