Legal Research & Writing

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Summer 2021

PLS 320

Class Number: 2191
3 Units
Fee: 

$899

In this comprehensive, basic legal research course, students are introduced to legal research materials and taught how to use the law library. Skills developed include using statutes, codes, cases, digests, citations, encyclopedias, legal periodicals and government documents; finding, reading and synthesizing cases and statutes; and preparing certain kinds of legal memoranda. Assignments emphasizing problem analysis, legal writing and legal research tools normally require at least six to eight hours per week in a law library. Demonstration and hands-on use of LexisNexis online database, and the Internet are included.

Section: 

01Z

Notes: 

Course Fee: $899

One required Saturday session scheduled for June 26.

Remote learning will continue for summer 2021. This will be facilitated via our online platform iLearn and with Zoom.

To access the online class, visit http://ilearn.sfsu.edu to log in after registration and payment using your SF State ID and password.

University and faculty communications are sent to a student's SFSU email (@mail.sfsu.edu). Once you have enrolled, please check it regularly or forward it to an account you do check. This link has more info if you have not set it up: https://its.sfsu.edu/guides/student-email

Class Number: 2191

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Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSU Class dropped on or before June 7 Class dropped between June 8 and June 14 Class dropped on June 15 and beyond

 

Last Update: Apr 21, 2021 11:03am