History of American Federalism

Section 1, Fall 22

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 25/35
Credits: 3
Days* Time Room Start Date End Date
  • MW
  • 1130-1250
  • SL262
08/31/2022 12/07/2022
*“R” means Thursday

Course Description

This course will explore the theoretical foundations of federalism at the time of the American founding and trace its development over the course of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Course Requirements

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

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will write several short papers over the course of the semester (due directly to instructor, not via EXPO), as well as one longer (1o page) essay due via EXPO by noon on December 22, 2022.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: (Constitutional Law (6001)) Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes:

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.

Schedule No.
122820648
Law No.
LAW7140
Modified Type
ABA Seminar
Cross Listed: Yes
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic: HIST 5559 (21091)
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Tuesday, November 29, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Friday, December 09, 11:59 PM
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