The US President & Policy Making: History, Theory and Simulation

Section 1, Fall 17

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 16/16
Credits: 2

Course Description

This course will be a policy simulation requiring students to engage in a mock legislative policy process as members of the Executive Branch. The students will also consider relevant political history and theory.

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 be required to write two short papers and participate in policy simulations. The Final paper will be due by 5:00pm on December 18th via EXPO.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Notes: This course is open to students from other UVA departments and some seats will be reserved for this purpose.

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.

General Information

Schedule No.
117821450
Law No.
LAW9288
Modified Type
Seminar
Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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