Go to Main Content

Purdue Self-Service



Detailed Course Information


Fall 2020
May 29, 2024
Transparent Image
Information Select the desired Level or Schedule Type to find available classes for the course.

SCLA 20000 - Cornerstones In Constitutional Law
Credit Hours: 3.00. In this interdisciplinary course, students read case law to understand legal reasoning and constitutional doctrines and identify major constitutional conflicts. It explores how the forces of technology, economics, politics, environmental change, scientific development, and medicine transform constitutional law. Typically offered Fall.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: College of Liberal Arts Admin

Course Attributes:
Civics Literacy, Lower Division, GTC-Social-Behavioral, UC-Behavior/Social Science

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Identify the key principles and doctrines of U.S. constitutional law through engaging with case law in written and oral communication. 2. Effectively apply these key constitutional principles and doctrines through written and oral communication to issues related to each of the five Cornerstone tracks through assessments targeting modules in each track. 3. Assess and consider constitutional arguments and counterarguments and demonstrate the ability to develop and articulate arguments from different positions through detailed case briefs and oral arguments. 4. Analyze how constitutional law decisions affect the development of political, social, economic, technological and medical institutions.

Return to Previous New Search
Transparent Image
Skip to top of page