POL-335 : Mock Trail Court and Court Advocacy

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Police
Subject:
Political Science
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
This course provides an opportunity to learn firsthand about the work of attorneys in the courtroom, understand the judicial system, sharpen critical thinking, and refine public speaking ability. Students will explore the fundamental process of the adversarial system of justice, including the basic rules of trial procedure and evidence. The course will combine mock trial exercises, demonstrations, and class discussion to enable students to develop the skills of advocacy. 3 credits