5283 Mediation Externship - WILLIS- 14311
Tasha Willis (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])
Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships
Time: ARRANGED Location:
Course Outline: Mediation Clinic students add to their list of lawyering skills learned prior to graduation by mediating real cases in Justice Courts, the Better Business Bureau, the EEOC, and for parties who have been ordered to mediate by local judges. Students will mediate 2-3 mediations per week throughout the semester. The Mediation Process class is required at the same time. The Mediation Clinic and Mediation Process Class go together to create one three hour course.
For more information regarding the Mediation Clinic contact Tasha Willis, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students must apply to the Clinic by submitting the online application at http://www.law.uh.edu/clinic/. Students should not attempt to enroll themselves in these courses via PeopleSoft: if you’re accepted, the Clinic Program Manager will enroll you via the Office of Student Services.
Course Notes: The instructor for this course has expressed a preference to teach in a physical classroom.The extent to which that room will be used during the semester is up to the instructor and may vary during the semester. When the classroom is used by an instructor, those class sessions will be operated in “HyFlex” mode: remote presence is available to any student via internet videoconferencing, and recordings will be available when material is general and not prohibited from recording by client confidentiality. More details should be made available from the instructor via their syllabus or via other means as the start of the semester nears.
Quota = 10
There is no book required for the Mediation Clinic/Mediation Process. All forms required for each venue and advanced reading materials are handed out in class.
Students will submit journals and participate in a group project.
Clinic students are invited to attend the Clinical Program group picture.
Prerequisites: Yes - Completion of Student Mediation Training, and Professor approval.
First Day Assignments:
Final Exam Schedule:
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No
Experiential Course Type: clinic
Bar Course: No
DistanceEd ABA 306:
Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Instructor Preference)
Course Materials (4/17/2020 3:53:12 PM)
No book required for this course