Administrative Law



SLN #: 16205
Course Prefix: LAW-600
Course Section: 001
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor(s): Feller

Course Description:
A large portion of federal law is written, and enforced, by administrative agencies such as the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Labor Relations Board, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Bureau of Land Management. This class examines the constitutional, statutory, and judge-made law governing the operations and authority of these administrative agencies. Topics will include the sources of administrative authority; the rationale for delegation of authority to administrative agencies; constitutional constraints on agency power; the different forms of agency rulemaking; agency adjudication of facts and law; the scope and purpose of judicial review of agency action; and the degree to which administrative agencies exercise executive, legislative and judicial powers.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 3
Grading Option: Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Final Exam Given: Yes
Final Exam Type: In-Class
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Online Course Site: Blackboard