PA 611. Jurisprudence.
Prerequisite: completion of nine hours of MPA core courses or permission of the instructor. This course provides a comprehensive understanding of the concepts and principles of jurisprudence with special focus on American government, English common law, and the U.S. constitution. Upon completion of this course students will be able to understand U.S. legal philosophy, federalism and the relationship of jurisprudential conflict to the American political process and policy more fully.