LGST551 Introduction to Legislative Drafting
W elcome to Legal Studies 551: Introduction to Legislative Drafting, which introduces students to legislative drafting. In this course, students will develop their drafting skills and their familiarity with approaches to legislative drafting that are typical in common law jurisdictions. This course focuses on the nature of legislation and on the steps in preparing legislation in common law jurisdictions, using legislative punctuation and grammar, and drafting legislative sentences.
As a starting place for your studies, read the “Information for Students” document listed below. You will need to refer to this document frequently as you work through the course. Following that, read the "Study Guide for this Course" and then begin studying the course materials, starting with Module 1.
Information and Instructions