Inclusiveness and Diversity | M4181

Diversity and inclusiveness are hot topics in the legal profession. This highly interactive course will educate students about the state of diversity and inclusiveness within the legal profession, the systemic underpinnings of the lack of diversity, how to create inclusive environments for successful retention and advancement of female and diverse attorneys and staff, as well as the importance of diversity and inclusiveness to the viability of the legal profession. Students will have exposure to local legal organizations currently implementing inclusiveness initiatives and will create case studies of their efforts. Upon completion of the course, students will receive a certification in diversity and inclusiveness management from the Center for Legal Inclusiveness.

Prerequisites: None
Credit Hours: 1
ULW: This course does not meet the Upper Level Writing requirement. (ULW)


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