A study of the rules of evidence and the reasons underlying these rules, with particular emphasis on the Federal Rules of Evidence. Among the topics included are: competency and examination of witnesses, including impeachment; relevancy; the hearsay rule and its exceptions; privileges; writings; opinion, expertise, and experts; scientific and demonstrative evidence; and other issues.
|Course #:||LAW 273|
|Course Type:||JD Elective|
|Area of Study:||Criminal Litigation, Financial Services Law and Compliance, Intellectual Property Law, Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Personal Injury Law|
|Credit Hours:||Three credit hours.|