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Course Description

Fundamental concepts of the law through the lens of historical and contemporary issues. Perspectives from the history of legal thinking, the philosophy of justice, legal theory, and communication, exploring such topics as hate speech, juvenile punishment, and mitigating mental factors. Introduction to current legal issues through guest lectures by experts in law, philosophy, psychiatry, and forensic neuroscience. Group exercises to improve critical thinking, public speaking and presentation skills.

Basic Enrollment Requirements: High School students will be prompted to submit an additional application after enrollment including: a high school transcript, letter of recommendation, parental permission, and other required consent forms.

Refund Policy: The refund policy for Courses at Tufts offerings is dependent on the course length. Please refer to the section details to confirm any exceptions to the standard refund policy. The refund policies are viewable here: 

Remission Eligible: Not eligible.

Affiliated With:

  • University College