2021 - 2022 Undergraduate Bulletin


Course Description

PS 431 Civil Rights and Liberties 4 cr.

  • Offered: Every other fall
  • Prerequisite: PS 215 or PS 331 or instructor permission.

A review of selected U.S. Supreme Court decisions interpreting areas such as due process, speech, religion, press, abortion, equal protection and rights of the accused. Focus is on case briefings, underlying rationales and the development of individual analytical abilities.