View Course Schedules & Descriptions

Use the link above to see the Fall 2017 course schedule, the Spring 2018 upper level course schedule and archived course schedules.

Spring 2018 Priority Registration

Priority Registration for the Spring 2018 Semester begins at Noon on November 6, 2017.

Use the Spring 2018 Course Schedule to plan your Spring 2018 Priority Registration. The Spring 2018 schedule shows the CRNs (Course Reference Numbers) for all courses where registration can be performed through Banner.

Refer to the Spring 2018 Priority Registration Instructions (PDF) for additional instructions and important dates for Spring 2018 Priority Registration.

Students who are in the Integrated Programs – ITP and ITAP – should review the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 schedules for ITP and ITAP (PDF).

The course schedules and descriptions site will also allow you to view the schedules for the 2016-2017 Academic Year (Fall 2016 and Spring 2017) and 2015-2016 Academic Year (Fall 2015 and Spring 2016). To view these schedules, select “Past Semesters” at the top of the page.

Waiting Lists for Selected Law School Courses

We do not have waiting lists during Priority Registration. We maintain online waiting lists for certain courses during the Add/Drop period which will occur from January 2 through January 12, 2018. Please see “Waiting Lists for Law School Courses” (PDF) for further information on how the waiting list process will work and which courses have waiting lists.

Course Descriptions

As you review the detailed course descriptions, please note that the Temple Law School course numbering system provides some information that will be helpful in your course selection process.

  • 0700 to 0799 = experiential courses offered in Philadelphia
  • 0800 to 1100 = writing seminars offered in Philadelphia (0900 to 0902 are Guided Research)
  • 0400 to 0699, and 5000 or higher = other courses offered in Philadelphia

Some course numbers begin with a letter, indicating as follows:

  • J = offered in the Spring in Japan program
  • R = offered in the Summer in Rome program
  • W = offered in Washington, DC
  • G = offered in an LLM program

Course schedules from past academic years are also available. To view these schedules, select the semester from the “Past Semesters” dropdown at the top of the Course Schedules page.