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Spring 2016
LAW150  A  FLORIDA LEGAL RESEARCH TECHNIQUES

Course Description
This course is designed to introduce students to Florida legal resources and to provide hands-on experience in using Florida print and electronic legal resources. The course goal is to provide students with the skills necessary to conduct effective and efficient research by emphasizing (i) the evaluation of resources, (ii) research strategies, and (iii) practical research concepts.

This course is capped at 25 students.


Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-11-2016 - 04-20-2016   T  2:00 PM-2:50 PM G363

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every academic year

Course Information

Credits: 1
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Grades will be based on research exercises, quizzes, attendance, class participation, and an end-of-semester assignment that demonstrates a comprehensive understanding of research skills.
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None

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Professor(s)

LUCKEN, PAMELA


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: plucken@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-3043
Office: D139