Historic Preservation Law

Section 1, Fall 19

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 12/19
Credits: 3

Course Description

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.

Course Requirements

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

Final Type (if any): None
Description: None
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Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will be required to submit a substantial research paper via EXPO by 12 Noon (EST) on the last day of the Fall examination period.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes:

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: Yes
**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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