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Course Catalog

Trial Advocacy

This course provides an introduction to civil and criminal litigation in the context of the American judicial system with a focus on courtroom procedures, evidence, witness preparation and examination, and the art of advocacy. Although intended for the training of students who hope to compete with the St. Norbert mock-trial team, the course is open to any student interested in learning more about the courts and the legal process. Prerequisites: POLI 130 or POLI 131 or instructor’s consent, and sophomore standing. Fall semester.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 2.0