2023-2024 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
CLA 367 - Thinking Like a (Roman) Lawyer
Many legal concepts we take for granted come directly from Roman law, the influence of which continues to be felt worldwide today. This course introduces legal reasoning and analysis through a discussion-based, case-by-case approach focusing on primary sources in translation. Especially valuable for prelaw students. Part of the Human Rights Issue. Offered fall semester of odd-numbered years. Prerequisites: Junior standing and fulfillment of general education Foundations - Writing.