LAW-589A - Regulatory Science Case Study Project
How can a didactic regulatory science education be translated and applied to real world challenges? This course provides an opportunity for students to integrate and apply their knowledge of regulatory science to the challenges faced every day by industry and regulatory decision makers. Leaders in the field will present case-based scenarios, and students will work in teams to discuss and problem-solve historic, current, or emerging topics in regulatory science. Students will consult scientific priority areas and consider strategies for developing new tools and approaches to improve safety, efficacy, quality, and performance of FDA-regulated products.
LAW 596I - Comparative & International Water Policy
This course examines major issues in comparative and international water policy, including water markets, privatization, dams and river basin management, environmental flows, social equity, and water governance. The course is interdisciplinary and builds on law, geography, political economy, and institutional economics.
LAW-603H - Legal Analysis, Writing & Research
The course will introduce first year students to a variety of kinds of legal writing and help them develop analytic, research, and writing skills necessary to communicate about law to a variety of audiences. The course will (1) help students further hone analytic skills introduced in first semester courses; (2) reinforce those skills by placing them in the context of legal research; (3) emphasize the need to identify purpose, audience, and context of each document; and (4) address fundamental writing principles of organization on a large and a small scale basis.