Dec 04, 2021  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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POLS 549 - The Judicial Process (Lec. 3, Cr. 3)

Study and analysis of the structure and functions of judicial systems, giving attention to the role of courts as components of political formulation through judicial decision making; and to the organization and administration of judicial bureaucracies and the roles of judges, juries, counsel, litigants, and interest groups in adjudication processes. Lectures and discussions will be supplemented by directed reading, independent research, and research papers.

No duplicate credit for POLS 549 and GOVT 549, POLS 549 and GOVT 449, POLS 549 and POLS 449, or GOVT 549 and GOVT 449.

Prerequisite: POLS 201 or permission of department head.

Lec. 3 Cr. 3

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