Constitutional Law: Separation of Powers, Federalism, and Fourteenth Amendment

Constitutional Law: Separation of Powers, Federalism, and Fourteenth Amendment

Professor Lawrence Lessig
Fall 2019 course
M, T, W 10:20am - 11:40am in Austin Hall Room 111 - West; M, T, W 10:20am - 11:40am in Austin Hall Room 100 - North
4 classroom credits

Prerequisite: None

Exam Type: In Class
There will be a final exam, as well as one additional short research assignment given during the term. Class participation will be considered in determining the final grade.

In this class, we will develop a sense of the law and history of these core elements of American constitutional law — separation of powers, federalism and the 14th Amendment — as well as a conception of constitutional interpretation over time.

Subject Areas: Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Government Structure & Function