Americans with Disabilities

This course provides an opportunity to analyze law and policy in the fast- growing area of law concerning people with disabilities. Legislation to prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability has produced substantial results in employment, education, housing, health and other fields. Students taking this course will be exposed to the history of disability law, the trends in federal rulings, and emerging issues as Congress debates new legislation covering persons with disabilities who seek to be part of the working, living and interacting communities of this nation.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Tuesday 3:45 - 6:35 pm TNH 2.124
Exam Type Date Time Alpha Range Room
Floating

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed

Textbooks

  • Law of Disability Discrimination - Colker
      lexis/nexis , edition: 8
        (required)
  • Handbook on the Law of Disability Discrimination - Colker
      lexis/nexis , edition: 8
        (required)