L6108 Criminal Law

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Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites
None

Instructor Co-requisites
None

Recommended Courses
None

Other Limitations
None

Learning Outcome Goals

Primary Goals

  • A working knowledge of general structure of criminal liability, including the basic principles of criminal law as contained in the common law and elaborated in modern criminal codes based on the Model Penal Code
  • he ability to read a statute and understand (a) what it says and (b) what policy choices it represents
  • The ability to discuss intelligently the merits of those choices in light of the principles and policies animating the criminal law.

General Information

Type: Lecture
Level: Foundation
Areas of Study: Criminal Law and Procedure
Additional Attributes: LLM NY Bar Exam Qualifier

Other Sections

Section 001, Spring 2020
MTR 4:50-6:10 pm
Jed Rakoff

Section 002, Spring 2020
MW 9:10-10:30 am
Doron Teichman

Section 003, Spring 2020
TR 9:10-10:30 am
James S. Liebman

Section 004, Spring 2020
TRF 10:40-12:00 pm
Bernard Harcourt