Beginning Mock Trial
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Goals: Students learn basic trial procedures and advocacy skills through practice sessions and courtroom simulations. Students prepare for and conduct a trial of a hypothetical case. Content: Participatory study of trial practice in the United States, advocacy, lawyering skills, and legal ethics. Focus on developing students’ speaking and critical thinking skills. Taught: Annually Note: To be eligible for course credit, the student must participate in mock trial team practice during the fall semester and participate in one weekend tournament. Credits: 4
Rodgers, Kelly, "LGST1440-01.Beginning Mock Trial.F16.Rodgers,Kelly" (2016). Syllabi. 11601.