USE FOR CATALOG YEAR CHANGES ONLY
This form is for presenting changes to Curriculum Committee; the information will still need to be entered in ECAS.
Sending this form to Curriculum Committee for Approval means Department and Discipline approval has been received.
Date: September 20, 2006
Discipline: Political Science
Curriculum Committee Approval Date:
Course Revision #1
Give complete UMM catalog entry (deletions in strikethru font, additions underlined)(see instructions)
Proceedings in American State
and Federal Courts (SS; 4 cr; prereq-1201 or #; offered when
Understanding courtroom procedure by observation of actual courtroom activity. Observation of a wide range of judicial proceedings, including arraignments, trials, sentencing, involuntary commitments to mental and alcohol treatment facilities, and the acceptance of negotiated settlements and/or plea-bargains. Observation of state
and federal courts at both the trial and appellate
Rationale (see instructions):
Due to the scheduling and travel difficulties encountered while trying to observe federal courts during the past few years, the professor has determined that it is no longer in the best interest of the class to continue to observe federal courts.