Welcome to our Spotlight on Half Block series! Each week leading up to Dynamic Half Block in January, we’re featuring one of 2018’s non-credit offerings here on our blog. Registration for all non-credit offerings is now open on Summit.
What’s this class about?
Join Senior District Judge Mike Mayes in evaluating a case involving criminal and civil law. Discuss relevant issues pertinent to the case, represent the plaintiff or defendant, and make your final argument to the jury.
Note that class times have been specially selected to allow Kaplan: LSAT Prep students to attend.
What are the times and dates?
The first week of Half Block: January 9-12, with class from 1-4pm.
What kinds of skills will I learn?
You’ll learn oral communication strategies, the legal terminology necessary to bring a case to court, and creating and structuring persuasive arguments.
Register on Summit.
All Half Block Spotlights:
Advertising Agency Immersion
Building Your Freelance Writing Business
Computer Language as a Language
Creative Projects Masterclass
Digital Tools for the Liberal Arts
Global Debt: A common factor driving uncommon times
Journalism Boot Camp
Management Consulting 101
Moving, Thinking, Meaning
Represent Your First Client, Try Your First Case
Soundance: Film Audio Blowout!
The Vocab: Critical approaches to spoken word writing and performing