course will offer students the opportunity to expand their skills in using primary
and secondary legal sources in the context of legal practice. The course covers a range of topics,
including statutory and case law research, practice materials, specialized
topical resources and cost effective research strategies. Upon completion of
this course, students will have gained experience formulating efficient
research methodologies and evaluating sources of legal information in various
formats. Course grades will be based on a series of research assignments and
class participation. Students will earn Skills credit for this course.
Open to second- and third-year students who have completed the first-year RRWA course.