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Fall 2016
LAW151  BS  LEGAL RESEARCH TECHNIQUES

Course Description
This course will focus on legal research strategy and resources. The resources will include both print and online tools. Topics covered go well beyond the scope of the first year course and highlight research tools and techniques used in practice. Considering the pace at which technology is changing research, the course emphasizes the strategy involved in selecting evaluating and using appropriate sources. By the end of the class, students will be able to conduct effective and efficient research.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-17-2016 - 11-29-2016   TR  2:00 PM-3:20 PM E265

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered every semester

Course Information

Credits: 3
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation:
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
Skills Requirement
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None

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Professor(s)

SCHARD, ROBIN


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: rschard@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-6441
Office: D138