Description
LAW OF DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION
This course will provide in-depth analysis and discussion of the major federal disability discrimination statutes, including the Americans with disabilities act, the individuals with disabilities education act, and section 504 of the rehabilitation act. Readings and class discussions will focus on the application of these laws to issues such as employment, public accommodations, education, architectural barriers, transportation and insurance. The course will explore how disability discrimination statutes interact with other statutes, such as the social security act, the family and medical leave act, and the genetic information nondiscrimination act.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad LG/SU3 Basis
Units
2
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
LAW 5339
Academic Group
School of Law
Academic Organization
Law
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PROG: School of Law (LAWSC)
Typically Offered
Spring