Summer 2009 Section 001
Law 387: Law in Cinema

Schedule: Evening Class
Instructor(s): Rosenblum, Jeffrey
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 41251
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Location: Hazel Hall 224
Time: 6:00pm-7:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
Online: Online access through TWEN
Writing Course
Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents: No documents listed.
Exam Date/Time: No exam.
Evidence ,
Professional Responsibility
General Description: This class will examine how legal issues are portrayed in cinema. The course will focus on ethics issues, evidentiary rules and trial advocacy. Students will watch assigned movies from the past few decades outside of class, and prepare discussion papers and participate in classroom discussion about the accuracy of the legal issues portrayed, and the timeliness and significance of legal developments addressed in the movies.