Const Law II: Civil Liberties
- Semester: Fall 2020
- Course ID: 381C
- Credit Hours: 3
- Grading Method: Pass/Fail Allowed (JD only)
- Will not use floating mean GPA
- Upperclass-only elective
- Reversed priority
|TUE, THU||2:40 - 3:55 pm||ONLINE|
|Floating (administered by Exam4)|
This course will be taught entirely online via Zoom.
This course will be taught synchronously as a web-based course.
This course will concentrate on the 1st and 14th amendments. Topics to be covered include: (1) free exercise of religion and establishment of religion; (2) freedom of speech; (3) privacy, including issues relating to abortion and sexual orientation; and (4) racial and sex discrimination, including issues related to affirmative action. Emphasis will be placed on the political theory or theories that best explain and justify constitutional doctrines.