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MA/JD Dual Degree Course Schedule

*Note: This is a sample schedule, thus subject to change.

Course Number Course Title Units
First Year – All classes at the School of Law
FALL SEMESTER
LWAA510 Civil Procedure 3 Required
LWAA530 Property 3 Required
LWAA520 Contracts 3 Required
LWAA545 Legal Writing and Research I 3 Required
LWAA575 Practical Skills Course 3 Required
Total:

15

SPRING SEMESTER
LWAA515 Constitutional Law I 3 Required
LWAA540 Torts 3 Required
LWAA525 Criminal Law 3 Required
LWAA546 Legal Writing and Research II 3 Required
LWAA576 Practical Skills Course 3 Required
Total:

15

SUMMER
Externship or possible participation in a study abroad program through the School of Law

Second Year – All classes at the Kroc School of Peace Studies
FALL SEMESTER
PJS500 Leadership and Organization 3 Required
PJS520 The International System 3 Required
PJS Elective** 3
PJS 594 Workshop 1 Required
Total:

10

SPRING SEMESTER
PJS 511 Program Design, Monitoring and Evaluation 3 Required
PJS 505 Peace and Conflict Analysis 3 Required
PJS 515 International Justice and Human Rights 3 Required
PJS 594 Workshop 1
PJS 594 Workshop 1
Total

11

INTERSESSION
PJS 593 Field-Based Practicum 3
SUMMER
Required Externship through the Kroc School of Peace Studies

3

Third Year – Hybrid classes at both the School of Law and the Kroc School of Peace Studies
FALL SEMESTER
LWAA 590 Tax I 3 Required
LWAA 580 Professional Responsibility 3 Required
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
Total

14-15

SPRING SEMESTER
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
Total

13-14

SUMMER
Legal or Policy related Externship depending on students career goals

Fourth Year – Hybrid classes at both the School of Law and the Kroc School of Peace Studies
FALL SEMESTER
PJS 595 Peace and Justice Capstone Required
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
Total

13

SPRING SEMESTER
PJS 595 Peace and Justice Capstone Required
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
LWAA Elective **
Total

14

* JD-MAPJ Program Course Outline is subject to change
** Electives are chosen in consultation with your faculty advisor

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