Track Overview

The Law and Government Academic Exploration Track gives students a grounding in the fundamentals of our legal system and the political process. Students participating in this track will gain valuable knowledge about constitutional law, regulatory organizations, and criminal justice. In addition, it’s important that students participating in this Track build competencies in legal analysis and writing so there will be projects and exercises to address this skill.

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Track Overview

The Law and Government Academic Exploration Track gives students a grounding in the fundamentals of our legal system and the political process. Students participating in this track will gain valuable knowledge about constitutional law, regulatory organizations, and criminal justice. In addition, it’s important that students participating in this Track build competencies in legal analysis and writing so there will be projects and exercises to address this skill.

Available at the following locations:

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Academic Foundations

As part of this Academic Exploration Track, students will gain foundational knowledge of our legal and political process. They will build a solid foundation within this track through exposure to criminal justice, regulations, and legal analysis and writing.

Current Events

In today’s ever-changing legal and global political environment, there are no shortage of exciting current events for our students to dive into. Our expert instructors will facilitate meaningful discussion on key questions and issues to help students formulate their own perspectives. This module will no doubt spark many interesting discussion and debates!

Project Work

Project work in this Academic Exploration Track will bring students together to tackle a relevant legal and government issue. They will be able to apply their foundational coursework in the legal and political fields to a compelling real-world project to maximize relevance and impact.

Career Exploration

During the program, students will meet with legal, government, and policy professionals to gain insight into their daily activities and learn more about their career journeys. This will be a unique opportunity for students to ask questions and get exposure to a “day in the life” of legal and political experts.