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POLS 220 Introduction to Constitutional Law (5)

(Formerly POLSC-220) This course will introduce students to the process of constitutional decision making in the U.S., with particular emphasis on the U.S. Supreme Court. The course is organized around three substantive areas of law: institutional powers of government, property rights and economic liberty, and equal protection. Court decisions in these areas will be examined in a broader political, social, and economic context. (writing intensive) (writing intensive)

Prerequisite: POLS& 202 or instructor permission.