Exam Type: One-Day Take-Home
This course considers the basic themes of substantive criminal law, including criminal responsibility, the significance of act, intent, causation and result, justification and excuse, and the rationales of punishment. General doctrinal principles of the criminal law and illustrative crimes are studied, including homicide, rape, attempt, complicity, and conspiracy. The course also considers constitutional principles of criminal justice. Laptops cannot be used in class. Class participation is required.