Fall 2012 Section 001
Scholarly Writing - George Mason Law Review (Law 510: Scholarly Writing)

Schedule: Day Class
Cumby, Joshua
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 80440
Day(s): Friday
Location: Hazel Hall 121
Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm
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-2012
Prerequisites: None
General Description: Scholarly Writing introduces students to writing and editing for scholarly legal journals. The primary emphasis of the course is the mechanics of writing a publishable-quality casenote or comment in one of George Mason's legal journals. The course also introduces students to editing and source-checking professional pieces selected for publication by the journals. Scholarly Writing therefore seeks to improve the legal writing and editing skills of individual students, as well as the overall quality of George Mason's legal journals. As of Fall 2010, students receive two (2) total credits for this class. One (1) credit is "in-class" and one (1) credit is "out-of-class." Course is graded "CR".