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LWLW
Law Teaching Seminar II

Law School Description

This course is an interdisciplinary seminar that explores the pedagogy and theory of teaching law well.  Students use the assignments in Legal Practice I and Legal Practice II, respectively, and additional readings to discover and deliver a range of techniques for teaching writing, using writing to teach, and citing authority appropriately.  Professor permission required.

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Interdisciplinary seminar uses LP II assignments and additional readings to discover and deliver the theoretical and practical underpinnings of appellate advocacy and negotiation the methodologies used to teach them. Instructor approval required. Repeatable one time. (Spring only)

Credit(s) for this CRN

2

Bar Course

No

Clinical Requirement

No

Textbooks

LEGAL WRITING: GETTING IT RIGHT AND GETTING IT WRITTEN
Author: Ray and Ramsfield
Edition: 5th
ISBN: 9780314262776
This book is required.
Year Published: 2010
Publisher: Thomson West
THE BLUE BOOK: A UNIFORM SYSTEM OF CITATION
Author: Columbia, Yale & UPenn Law Reviews
Edition: Latest Edition
ISBN: 978-0615361161
This book is required.
Year Published: 2010
Publisher: Harvard Law Review Association
A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO LEGAL WRITING & LEGAL METHOD
Author: Dernbach, Singleton, et. al.
Edition: 4th
ISBN: 9780735591899
This book is required.
Year Published: 2010
Publisher: Aspen
THE LAW AS ARCITECTURE: BUILDING LEGAL DOCUMENTS
Author: Ramsfield
Edition: 1st
ISBN: 9780314223807
This book is required.
Year Published: 2000
Publisher: Thomson West
CULTURE TO CULTURE: A GUIDE TO LEGAL U.S. WRITING
Author: Ramsfield
Edition: 2005 Edition;
ISBN: 978-0890891186
This book is required.
Year Published: 2005
Publisher: Carolina Academic Press
FUNDAMENTALS OF LEGAL RESEARCH
Author: Barkan, Mersky and Dunn
Edition: 9th
ISBN: 9781599412184
This book is required.
Year Published: 2009
Publisher: Thomson West

Semesters Offered

Instructor(s)

Class Schedule

W
3:20pm - 4:45pm

Dates

January 7, 2013 to May 10, 2013

Classroom

Writing Center

Course Reference Number

85349