University of Pittsburgh
Term: Fall Term 2013-14 (2141)
Catalog Number: 5958
Class Number: 23689
Class Schedule:
  • Instructor: Marc Silverman
    Type: Practicum
    Credits: 1.0 Credit
    Catalog Requirements: "W" Writing, Professional Skills.
    Enrollment Limit: 5.
    Priority: General Enrollment Course

    Course Description from Course Catalog 5958

    Additional Info

    Students will be required to attend a mandatory orientation session at the beginning of the semester and to attend a minimum of three research-oriented, one hour classes during the semester.

    Grading

    Students must complete forty (40) hours of research during the semester, write short (2-3 page) reaction papers reflecting on what they learned during their mandatory research classes and complete a ten page paper to receive credit for the course. All research hours must be worked at the Barco Law Library to receive credit for the class.

    Prerequisites and Recommended Courses

    Note:

    First Year Legal Analysis and Writing Class AND One upper level legal research class (LAW 5386: Foundations of Legal Research, OR LAW 5275: International and Foreign Legal Research, OR LAW 5491: Advanced Legal Research (this course may be taken concurrently)).

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