Constitutional Law I (LL.M)

Course Number: 806

Description: This course is for LL.M students only. An introduction to American constitutional law. This course surveys the distribution of national powers among the Congress, the president and the federal judiciary. After examining the fundamentals of judicial review and its limitations, the course considers the delegated powers of Congress and the tensions between Congress and the president in the exercise of national powers. The course concludes with an overview of governmental immunities. Students who have taken Constitutional Law I may not take this course.