Legal Analysis & Writing   [Archived Catalog]
2019-2020 Colleges of Law General Catalog

LAW 6100 - Legal Analysis & Writing

This course is designed to aid the first year law student in developing effective law study skills and the ensuing ability to produce a logical, well-reasoned written response to a law exam hypothetical. Students will be exposed to various study aids, learn how to brief cases, organize and synthesize a large volume of information and develop personal outlines. Through practical exercises and writing exam answers, students will train in the application of a method of attacking exams, learn and apply approaches to analysis, and practice factual and legal analytical skills. Units: (3 units, P/F)