Civil Practice Clinic - Elder
|Term: Fall Term 2011-12|
|Catalog Number: 5391|
|Class Number: 15152|
|Room: LAW G46.|
|Instructor: Martha M. Mannix|
|Credits: 7.0 Credits (5.0 classroom contact, 2.0 field)|
|Catalog Requirements: Professional Skills.|
Enrollment Limit: 8.
Pre-Registration Clinic Orientation Meeting is required. See Law Registrar.
|Priority: Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority|
The course will require a substantial time commitment and involve on a weekly basis four hours of classroom instruction, one hour of meetings with the supervising faculty, six mandatory office hours (104 hours in client work during the semester), and approximately 8-10 additional hours weekly in clinic work and class preparation.
Grading is based on client relations, class attendance and participation; written assignments; performance in simulations; and community outreach. Client relations includes: student performance in court, student diligence with respect to client work, and competence in handling live-client casework. Letter grades will be issued.