POLS3400 - American Law and Politics
Course Subject Code
American Law and Politics
This course examines the nature and purpose of law. Attention to the structure of the federal and state court systems as well as judicial process. Emphasis on areas of law such as common and civil law, public and private law. Course also analyzes political factors influencing the judicial branch, including Supreme Court appointments and judicial decision making. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1101, ENGL 1102, and POLS 1101 with a minimum grade of C.