Course Description

LAW 211 - Evidence

This course examines the law governing the admission of evidence, focusing on the Federal Rules of Evidence (and to a lesser extent the California Evidence Code), related case law, and federal constitutional doctrine.  A range of evidence topics are studied, including relevance, the role of the judge and jury, hearsay and its exceptions, confrontation, character evidence, form of direct and cross examination, impeachment, and expert testimony.  Evidence is a recommended course for students who plan to take trial advocacy or other clinical offerings, and can serve as a basis for certification to appear in court during law school.

Please review faculty specific descriptions for additional details regarding each offering.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Laurie Levenson 16F 211 LEC 1 MW 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 4.0 No No
Pavel Wonsowicz 16F 211 LEC 2 MTR 10:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4.0 No No
Eileen Scallen 17S 211 LEC 2 TR 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 4.0 No No
Paul Bergman 17S 211 LEC 1 MW 1:45 PM - 3:10 PM 3.0 No No

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Ingrid Eagly 14F 211 LEC 1 MTW 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM 4.0 No No
Pavel Wonsowicz 14F 211 LEC 2 TRF 10:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4.0 No No
Paul Bergman 15S 211 LEC 1 TR 9:10 AM - 10:25 AM 3.0 No No
Ingrid Eagly 15F 211 LEC 1 MTW 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM 4.0 No No
Pavel Wonsowicz 15F 211 LEC 2 MTR 10:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4.0 No No
Laurie Levenson 16S 211 LEC 2 TR 12:10 PM - 1:35 PM 3.0 No No
Paul Bergman 16S 211 LEC 1 MW 3:20 PM - 4:45 PM 3.0 No No
Categories
California Bar Examination; Civil Litigation; Criminal Law and Procedure; Multistate Bar Examination (MBE);