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High School Summer Institute in Law

Course Description

This week-long program, targeted to rising juniors and seniors, will introduce students to the legal system and major areas of law important to students such as First Amendment rights and crime and punishment. More importantly, the program will allow students to develop and practice their skills in: Analytical Reasoning, Public Speaking, Persuasion & Argumentation, Writing, and Negotiation. Students will gain the opportunity to perform better in high school, prepare for college, and enhance their college applications.

  • Details
  • $1,110
  • July 26, 2021 to July 30, 2021
  • Delivery Mode: Remote
  • Reg#: 00081
  • ID/Units: LAW 801.5  (2.50 CEU)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: SUMMER 2021

Instructor


Christopher Whytock is Vice Dean and Professor of Law and Political Science at the University of California, Irvine, and Co-Director of the UCI Center in Law, Society and Culture. He received his Ph.D. in political science from Duke University; his J.D. and M.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, where he was a Ford Foundation Fellow in Public International Law; and his B.A. in political science from UCLA. Professor Whytock’s research focuses on transnational litigation, conflict of laws, international law, and the role of domestic law and domestic courts in global governance.

Textbook Information

Textbooks for your course may be purchased from any vendor or bookseller of your choice.

No textbook information is available for this course.

Meeting Schedule

EventDateDayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationRoom
OL-LEC07/26/2021Monday10:00 AM4:00 PMZoom---
OL-LEC07/27/2021Tuesday10:00 AM4:00 PMZoom---
OL-LEC07/28/2021Wednesday10:00 AM4:00 PMZoom---
OL-LEC07/29/2021Thursday10:00 AM4:00 PMZoom---
OL-LEC07/30/2021Friday10:00 AM4:00 PMZoom---