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Course Details

Course Code: LSTD453 Course ID: 3859 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This undergraduate course will focus on the basic legal rules governing kinds of information which can be developed and received at trial, and how evidence may be considered by the trier of fact. Students will study how policies favoring probative evidence must be weighed against policies protecting against hearsay, opinion, prejudice, time consumption, and other harmful matters. Proper examination and impeachment of witnesses will also be explored.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
08/29/2022 - 02/03/2023 02/06/2023 - 04/02/2023 February Winter 2023 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

CO1: Apply basic legal reasoning skills.

CO2: Conduct legal research to analyze a legal problem.

CO3: Apply rules of evidence to a provided legal fact pattern.

CO4: Employ Bluebook citation style correctly.

CO5: Write an evidentiary motion.

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

CO1: Apply basic legal reasoning skills.

CO2: Conduct legal research to analyze a legal problem.

CO3: Apply rules of evidence to a provided legal fact pattern.

CO4: Employ Bluebook citation style correctly.

CO5: Write an evidentiary motion.

Book Title:Criminal Evidence 12th Ed-E-book available in the APUS Online Library, please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:9780323294584
Publication Info:Taylor & Francis Lib
Author:Ingram, Jefferson L.
Unit Cost:$121.37
 
Book Title:Bluebook: Uniform System of Citation, 21st Ed - Style guide information available online, please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:9780578666150
Publication Info:Harvard, Columbia Law Review
Author:Harvard, Columbia Law Review
Unit Cost:$56.25
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.