Dissertation Colloquium - Fall (YR)

Section 1, Fall 18

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 14/17
Credits: 1

Course Description

This colloquium provides an opportunity for S.J.D. candidates to present their work in progress, comment on each other’s work, and receive comments from the instructor. As such, it is meant to complement each candidate’s ongoing dialogue with his or her individual faculty supervisor. Apart from presentations, some sessions may be devoted to discussing dissertation planning and writing, as well as theoretical and methodological issues. S.J.D. candidates in residence are expected to register absent exceptional circumstances.

Course Requirements

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

Final Type (if any): None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Dissertation drafting, and opportunity to workshop dissertation work.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: This course is offered to students in the SJD Program unless otherwise authorized by the instructor. Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes: The Dissertation Colloquium is a research-basis course, and will be graded on a "Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory" basis for SJDs, with 1 credits awarded in the Fall and 1 in the Spring.

Graduation Requirements

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

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Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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