Courses & Syllabi

EDUC 874. Law and Higher Education

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: Graduate standing.

Explores basic legal theories and their application in higher education, using the case method of study and discussion; covers such topics as constitutional mandates of due process and equal protection, nondiscrimination in employment and educational programs, privacy and openness, tenure and academic freedom, contractual obligations, and program discontinuance.

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