Interviewing and Counseling

Class Information Spring 2023

  • 2 units
  • Class No.: 58197
  • Meets: Monday
  • Time: 10:20 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 202
  • Exam:
  • Course Description

Interviewing and Counseling

Certificate(s): Public Interest and Social Justice Law (List A)

Course Description:

The development of an understanding of the purpose and process of communication between lawyer and client. Through an understanding of purpose and process, the development of a core of listening, questioning, and counseling skills that are both appropriate to the varied factual contexts of lawyer/client communication and consistent with an evolving sense of professional identity. Methodology includes participation of all students in simulated interviewing and counseling; study, analysis, and discussion of transcripts of interviewing and counseling; reflection and comment on selected readings. Starting Summer 2009, this course will be a graded course.

Class Notes:

Experiential Course.