LEG 215-Legal Research and Writing

Prerequisite: ENG 240

This course covers legal research and writing. Students use researchand technical skills obtained from prior courses to conduct legalresearch. Students will analyze problems, develop research strategy,access information using primary and secondary sources, and draftlegal documents. In addition, this course stresses the functionalapproach to research and develops skills in case law, statutes,administrative regulations, and constitutional law. Students alsoconduct book-based and computer-based research.