LGST3440-01.Advanced Mock Trial.J14.Olson,Jacelyn
Advanced Mock Trial
Academic Term and Year
Hamline Plan Letter
Area of Study
CRIJ, FSCI, LGST
Goals: Students learn basic trial procedures and advocacy skills through practice sessions and simulations of courtroom procedures and activities. Students prepare for and conduct a trial of a hypothetical case. Student teams compete in invitational regional and national competitions. 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, team work, and leadership. Course is tied to the Hamline mock trial program. Taught: Annually Prerequisite: LGST 1440 Note: To be eligible for course credit, the student must participate in mock trial team practice during the fall, winter, and spring terms and participate in tournaments. Credits: 4 credits
Olson, Jacelyn, "LGST3440-01.Advanced Mock Trial.J14.Olson,Jacelyn" (2014). Syllabi. 2428.