Law School in a Nutshell


INSTRUCTOR: Angie Puentes-Leon


SCHEDULE: Wednesday, 10:00AM – 12:30PM (Yearlong)

Course Description

This is a two-semester course.

The course is designed to introduce students to a learning experience mirroring the 1st year of law school. Structured around lectures on core law school subjects (Constitutional Law, Contracts, & Torts), guest lectures by law faculty, and experiential learning opportunities, the course will prepare students for law school and teach with an emphasis on recreating the law school environment. The course will use the Socratic Method, law school exams, and an emphasis on legal research, writing and advocacy.