This course emphasizes the understanding and application of the law relevant to the lives of high-school aged children in the greater San Diego community. Upon completion, students should be able to distill some of the complex and interrelated laws in many different legal areas and knowledgeably discuss these laws with ninth- and tenth-grade students. In addition, participating law students will prepare their high school class to conduct a mock trial competition against other high schools in the area. To further these goals, participating students are expected to read all course materials and complete all assignments, including weekly journal entries detailing their work in the classroom. This course is graded non-anonymously Honors, Credit, Low Pass, No Credit.
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