Constitutional Crises (SC)

Section 1, J-Term 19

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 5/14
Credits: 1

Course Description

What is a constitutional crisis? How does it happen? And can it be prevented? This short-course probes these questions. It will study recent crises in Poland, Hungary, Turkey, Venezuela, amongst each others, and use these examples to reflect upon the United States.

Course Requirements

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

Final Type (if any): Due Date Only
Description: Students will complete two response papers of six pages each, due one week after the course ends.
Final Exam Notes:

Students will complete two response papers of six pages each, due one week after the course ends.


Written Work Product
Written Work Product:

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Notes:

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

Schedule No.
119110019
Law No.
LAW7784
Modified Type
Lecture
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Public Syllabus Link: None
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