American Indian Law-Masters

SLN #: 87893
Course Prefix: SDO-598
Course Section: B04
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor(s): Burtis

Course Description:
This course examines the foundations of the contemporary relationship between Indian Nations, the United States government, and the state governments. Particular attention is devoted to jurisdictional issues, including the framework for determining civil regulatory authority and civil and criminal adjudicatory authority in Indian Country. Topics include the history of federal Indian policy, the doctrine of discovery, tribal sovereignty, the federal trust relationship, federal power in Indian affairs, tribal treaty rights, and modern day issues.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 3
Grading Option: Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Experiential Learning: No
Special Withdrawal Course: No
Attendance Policy: Per Statement Of Student Policies

* The law school has a policy that Is used To calculate credit hours. Please see the Statement of Student Policies.