2010 Summer Academic Enrichment - 
Program Schedule & Assignments

Classes begin each day at 9:00 (except the first day, which begins at 8:30) and end at 4:30.
 

Wednesday, August 11


ASSIGNMENTS:  Come to class having completed the following:
Read Chapters 1 and 2  in  Law School Materials for Success.
Brief the cases in Chapter 2 of Law School Materials.
Think about questions you have about law school or law study.

  SCHEDULE:

8:30 a.m.         Breakfast and welcomes - Student Lounge (all)
                        Program rationale and goals (all)
 9:30 a.m.        Rationale and method of law school study (Section 1)

Room 2-101
 Reading and briefing cases (Section 2)

Room 03

10:30               Break

10:45               Reading and briefing cases (Section 1)

                                    Room 03

Rationale and method of law school study (Section 2)

                                    Room 2-101               

12:30               Lunch (on your own)

1:30 p.m.         The learning continuum (all)

                                    Room 03

2:30 p.m.         Break

2:45 p.m.         The common law process (all)

Room 03

3:45 p.m.         Managing Law Study (all)

                                    Room 03

4:30                 Adjourn

 

Thursday, August 12

 

ASSIGNMENTS:  Come to class having completed the following:

Read the assigned handout cases and statutes for your classes.
Think about the cases and statutes in light of the material in the chapters you have read.
Write case briefs and notes on the assigned cases and statutes.
Read 
Chapter 3 of Law School Materials. 

 

SCHEDULE:
9:00                 Unemployment Law (What is going on in class; how to take notes) (Section 1)

Room 2-101

Torts (The structure of legal analysis) (Section 2)

Room 03

12:00               Lunch -- on your own
1:30                 Torts (The structure of legal Analysis) (Section 1)

                                    Room 03

                        Unemployment Law (What is going on in class; how to take notes) (Section 2)

                                    Room 2-101

4:30                 Adjourn

 

Friday, August 13

 

ASSIGNMENTS:  Come to class having completed the following:
Read assigned cases and materials.
Write case briefs and notes for class.
Think about how the cases and materials fit together and how they might be applied in other cases.
Read Chapter 4 of Law School Materials for Success. 

 

SCHEDULE:
9:00 a.m.         Unemployment Law (After-class study and review) (Section 1)

Room 03

Torts  (The connection between law school & law practice) (Section 2)

Room 2-101

11:30 a.m.       Lunch on your own
12:30 p.m.       Torts class (The connection between law school & law practice) (Section 1)

Room 2-101

Unemployment Law class (After-class study and review) (Section 2)

            Courtroom

3:00 p.m.         Break

3:15 p.m.         Meet with structured study group and workshop leaders to discuss preparing for exams and study group programs and resources

Courtroom

3:45 p.m.         Exam Preparation

                                    Courtroom

4:30 p.m.         Adjourn

 

Monday, August 16

 

ASSIGNMENTS:  Come to class having completed the following:

Read Chapters 5 and 6 of Law School Materials.  
Think about how you might be tested on Torts and Torts materials.
Write an exam preparation outline for Torts and Torts classes.
Read and brief cases for class.
Think about why the law is as it is; how the law could be different; how the law could be used.

 

SCHEDULE
9:00 a.m.         Unemployment Law (Outlining systems) (Section 1)

                                    Room 03

Torts (Section 2)(Recipes for Disaster)

            Room 2-101

11:30 a.m.       Lunch -- on your own

12:30 p.m.       Torts (Section 2) (Recipes for Disaster)

            Room 2-101

Unemployment Law (Outlining systems) (Section 1)

            Room 03

3:00 p.m.         Break

3:15                 More on preparing for exams

                                    Room 03

4:00                 Getting and receiving feedback

                                    Room 03

4:30                 Adjourn

  

 

Tuesday, August 17

ASSIGNMENTS:  Come to class having completed the following:

Complete and study outlines for exam in torts and unemployment law

 

SCHEDULE

9:00                 Unemployment Law exam (Section 1)

                                    Room 03

                        Torts exam (Section 2)

                                    Room 2-101

10:30               Break

11:00               Unemployment Law exam (Section 2)

                                    Room 03

                        Torts exam (Section 1)

                                    Room 2-101

12:30               Break

12:45               Lunch with alumni and faculty

2:15                 Exam review sessions and program wrap-up discussion (all)

                                    Room 03

4:30                 Adjourn