Course Description

LAW 579 - Empirical Legal Studies: Research and Composition

This is a seminar focused on guiding students conducting original empirical legal research.  It introduces the fundamentals of research design, statistics and data analysis in the first half of the course before turning to focus on students' original empirical legal research in the second half.  Grades are based on three short writing assignments and a final research paper.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Benjamin Nyblade 18S 579 SEM 1 T 8:25 AM - 10:25 AM 3.0 No Yes

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Joseph Doherty 15F 579 SEM 1 TR 11:00 AM - 12:50 PM 4.0 No No
Please contact Professor Doherty for permission to enroll.
Joseph Doherty 16S 579 SEM 1 R 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 3.0 No Yes
Law 579 limited to students in the Empirical Legal Scholars program. The Records Office will process enrollment for this course.
Categories
Empirical Legal Studies; Interdisciplinary Courses, & Cross-Listed Courses; Research, Writing, & Legal Scholarship; Substantial Analytical Writing Requirement; Critical Race Studies;