|Time||Days||Location||Instructor||GER||Credit||OPUS Class Number||Syllabus (Tentative)|
Tarbutton Hall 106
|Walker, Thomas G.||HSC.||4||3461||TBA.|
A study of the portions of the United States Constitution protecting civil liberties and civil rights as interpreted by the United States Supreme Court. Topics include: freedom of religion, freedom of speech and press, obscenity and libel, privacy rights, the right to keep and bear arms, and unconstitutional forms of discrimination. Readings include opinions from Supreme Court decisions and constitutional commentary.
Required Textbooks, Articles, and Resources
- 2009. Constitutional Law for a Changing America: Rights, Liberties, and Justice. ISBN: 9781604265156.CQ Press, 7th Edition.
|Assignment/Exam||Details||% of Total Grade|
|Examinations 1 & 2||NA||58%|
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