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Acad Lgl Wrtng (LAW-795W-001)
This is an advanced writing course. The course helps international students and visiting legal scholars demonstrate competency in legal research and writing. Ongoing teacher-student interaction takes place in the selection of topic and research plan, formation of the outline, review of the rough draft, and critique of the final draft before submission to a law professor for summative assessment. This one-credit course targets LL.M. students working in fields involving legal writing, policymaking, or producing journal-style legal publications.
Textbooks and Other Materials
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Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer (3rd ed.) by L. Oates & A. Enquist,
First Class Readings
Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer (3rd ed.) by L. Oates & A. Enquist, chapter 10, pp. 283-306.
The syllabus is available in the following format(s):