2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin

POL 305 Constitutional Rights and Liberties

3 hours 

This course examines civil liberties and civil rights in the United States. Topics include the First Amendment rights of speech, press, assembly, and religion; the right to privacy; and equal protection. Readings will consist of leading and recent Supreme Court decisions, which may be supplemented by political, philosophic and legal literature.




ENG 201, and POL 101 or GOV 101, junior standing or above, or permission of the instructor