Discrimination Theory (Hybrid Class)

Section 1SP, Fall 20

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 10/17
Credits: 3
Day Time Room Start Date End Date
  • M
  • 1540-1740
  • WB105
08/31/2020 11/23/2020

Course Description

This class will examine the questions "What is discrimination?" and "What makes discrimination wrong?" The course material will be philosophical in nature, focused on uncovering the philosophical foundation of anti-discrimination law. There will be weekly writing assignments consisting of several short-answer questions. Grades will be based on these assignments and on class participation.

Course Requirements

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

Final Type (if any): None
Description:

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will write weekly plus be required to submit one longer paper (all due directly to professor throughout the semester, not via EXPO). Deadlines to be announced.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Resources: To be announced.
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.
120820617
Law No.
LAW9264
Modified Type
Seminar
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Thursday, November 19, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Thursday, November 26, 11:59 PM
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