Advanced Topics in Law and Public Service (YR)

Section 1, Spring 22

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 32/32
Credits: 1
Day Date Time Room
  • U
  • U
  • 03/27/2022
  • 04/10/2022
  • 1800-2030
  • 1800-2030

Course Description

This is the second semester in a seminar intended to allow Fellows in the Law & Public Service Program to share research and writing on public-interest topics. See Fall course description for details.

Course Requirements

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

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will not be required to create written work product; rather, students will be required to make an oral presentation, attend class, and participate in class discussions.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: Third-Year JD and Law & Public Service Program participant. Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes: The seminar will meet on five mutually convenient evenings over the course of the academic year (see fall course description for details). This seminar is a requirement for all third-year Law & Public Service Program Fellows. The seminar is graded on a pass/fail basis; students earn one credit in the spring semester upon successful completion of the seminar.

Graduation Requirements

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

*If “Yes,” then students are required to submit a substantial research paper in this course, which means students do not need to submit any form to SRO for this paper to meet their upper-level writing requirement. If “No,” then students must submit a “special request” e-form to SRO (available via LawWeb) no later than five weeks after the start of the term for a paper in this class to be counted toward the upper-level 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.

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Modified Type
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Thursday, April 21, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Sunday, May 01, 11:59 PM