2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Oct 02, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

LGST 1440 - Mock Trial


Goals: Students learn basic trial procedures and advocacy skills through practice sessions and courtroom simulations. Students prepare for and conduct a trial of a hypothetical case.

Content: Participatory study of trial practice in the United States, advocacy, lawyering skills, and legal ethics. Focus on developing students’ speaking and critical thinking skills.

Taught: Annually

Note: To be eligible for course credit, the student must participate in mock trial team practice during the fall semester and participate in one weekend tournament.

Credits: 4