LSK 900 (02) - Legal Research and Information Literacy

Legal Research & Info Literacy

Law   Franklin Pierce School of Law :: Skills (LAW)
Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 12191
Taught in context, each topical section (Patent, Copyright/trademark, Social Justice, Traditional Practice) provides first year students an introduction to basic U. S. research tools and strategies including hierarchy of authority and primary and secondary sources of law. Students learn to develop coherent research strategies to locate information in line with information literacy frameworks. In additional to a graded research midterm and final, students must successfully complete 10 weekly research assignments and two research practicums. This course cannot be taken for an S/U grade.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Connor Buchholz

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 R 8:30am - 10:30am UNHL 200