:: Rights of the Disadvantaged
|Dates:||07/07/2014 - 08/14/2014|
|Course Prerequisites:||Recommended Preparation:
Credit in or qualification for ENG 100 or ESL 100.
|Course Description:||LAW 181 provides an overview of the basic legal
rights of the physically disabled, the mentally
challenged, and the economically disadvantaged.
Existing governmental programs at the federal,
state, and local levels will be analyzed to determine what benefits are available and in what areas the existing programs are inadequate. Applicable rights stemming from the Constitution, statutes, and regulations will also be explored.
|Textbooks:||No Textbook required.|
|Technical Requirements:||Cable class may include an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
|Additional Notes:||This class section is conducted on the Internet via Laulima. It is not self-paced; there are regular and specific due dates for online assignments and exercises.
Students are required to have access to a reliable computer with high-speed Internet connection.
Class videos are posted online and require the use of Quicktime program (free download) for viewing.
Upon registration, or if more information is desired, students should email the instructor via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and include "LAW 181" in the subject line.
Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and email.
|Updated:||Monday, March 31, 2014 14:53:03|