Disability Law | L4202
This course covers theories of disability and provides a brief history of disability rights in the United States. The course will explore the major federal laws protecting individuals with disabilities in various contexts such as housing, public accommodations, schools, and employment. Relevant federal statutes we will examine include Section 504, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Housing Act, and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. The course will also provide an overview of the Supreme Court's landmark decision in Olmstead v. LC.
Credit Hours: 2
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)