POL 4320H Moot Court Workshop

Prerequisites: POL 2314, sophomore standing and instructor consent. This course focuses on law in action in the form of simulated appellate court proceedings, or "moot court" actions. Students will brief designated court cases, prepare an annotated written appellate brief, and engage in oral argument both with individual speakers and as team members. The course also serves as an introduction to the moot court process of debate and students are introduced to courtroom decorum within that process. This workshop is open to all students, regardless of their major or career goals.


3 Credits


Required: Take POL-2314 and sophomore status