Administrative Law

Read the course description below to learn how this course will be taught.

Class Unique: 27845
Online-only Unique: 27846

The 27845 section of this course will be taught in person but with the option of occasional remote participation via Zoom. If students require all remote participation, they must register for the 27846 section of this course, which is identical but web-based.

This course provides an introduction to legal doctrines and policy questions relating to the organization and operation of the administrative state. The focus is on federal administrative law, with significant attention devoted to judicial review of agency action, structural constitutional questions of separation and balance of powers, and procedural requirements under the Due Process Clause and Administrative Procedure Act. Students are required to participate in class on "on call" panel days. Grading will be based on satisfaction of the panel requirement and performance on a one-day, take-home examination.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Tuesday 2:40 - 3:55 pm TNH 2.114
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final (administered by Exam4) 12/15/20

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed
Will use floating mean GPA if applicable


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