Historic Preservation Law
The seminar reviews historic preservation law and policy at the federal, state, and local level. Also included are some of the areas that overlap with traditional preservation law, including the protection of archeological sites and resources, shipwrecks and other underwater materials of cultural significance, and issues pertaining to the preservation of Native American religious and cultural sites. The course includes guest lecturers, and a substantial research paper is required.
Students will be required to submit a substantial research paper via LawWeb by 4:30 pm (EST) on the last day of the Fall examination period.
*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.