Law and Psychology of Dispute Resolution (SC)

Section 1, J-Term 22

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 0/16
Credits: 1
Day Time Room Start Date End Date
  • TWRF
  • 0900-1200
  • WB104
01/18/2022 01/21/2022

Course Description

This course will discuss the settlement of disputes from legal, psychological and practical perspectives. Student grades will be based on participation in class discussions, performance in one or more in-class negotiation exercises, and one or more short papers.

Course Requirements

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

Final Type (if any): None
Description: None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: There will be short paper(s) (1 or 2 will be required directly to instructors, not via EXPO). Students will also acquire case valuation and negotiation skills through several negotiation exercises, including an extended case settlement negotiation on the final day of class.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: Because the credits in this course count toward the JD Program Professional Skills requirement, JD candidates will be given enrollment priority for this class. 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: Yes
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.
122110026
Law No.
LAW7727
Modified Type
Practicum
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Concentrations: Litigation and Procedure
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Friday, January 14, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Sunday, January 23, 11:59 PM
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