Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Courses I - L

500: Introduction to the Case Study Method and the Basics of Legal Writing

Credit Hours




This course teaches incoming Loyola students the skills essential for success in law school.  Students will learn how to read cases, prepare for class discussions, and take notes, as well as how to prepare for and answer final examination questions.  Students will also learn fundamental legal writing skills and will draft a legal memorandum.   Oral argument will also be introduced.