University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
 

Subject: PS

Course Number : 1310

Course Title:  CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

Course Description:

Considers the U.S. Supreme Court as a policy-making branch of the federal government. Major topics include judicial review; constitutional sources of and limitations on the legislative power; presidential power; the Supreme Court and criminal justice system including the doctrine of incorporation, the right to counsel, the privilege against self-incrimination, and the exclusionary rule; and equal protection.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Political Science       Non-Western  /Global 

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