Disability and the Law: Legal Rights of People with Disabilities: Legal Rights of People with Disabilities

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Course No: LGST.2500-031; SIS Class Nbr: 12510; SIS Term: 2730
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course examines the history and progress of the disability rights movement in America, the current state of the law, trends, and prospects for the future, with particular focus on those laws designed specifically to address the needs of people with disabilities.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

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  • Core Codes: DSST
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Nancy-Ann Shea
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2018: Jan 22 to May 06
  • Chat Hours: Tue 8-9pm*
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

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