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Fall 2020
5388 Storytelling - PERDUE- 11972

Professor(s): Jim Perdue Sr. (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Blakely Advocacy Simulation 

Time: 1:00p-2:30p  MW  Location: 3  BLB

Course Outline: Through historical and personal stories, I demonstrate various storytelling techniques and principles. The American tradition of permitting citizens to redress wrongs by trial to an independent jury is a proud and noble one.
Students are encouraged to understand its history and work to preserve it.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus revised 8/31/2020

Course Notes: HyFlex  The instructor for this course has expressed a preference to teach in a physical classroom. The extent to which that room will be used during the semester is up to the instructor and may vary during the semester. When the classroom is used by an instructor, those class sessions will be operated in “HyFlex” mode: remote presence is available to any student via internet videoconferencing, and recordings will be available. More details should be made available from the instructor via their syllabus or via other means as the start of the semester nears.
Quota = 12


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: simulation

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election: Conditional Availability (not for required credits)

Course Materials (7/13/2020 8:42:37 AM)

Book(s) Required

Prior to class beginning, you will receive word from the Blakely office on how to order your textbooks for
the class. You will receive a special link from Texas State Bar to purchase the 3 textbooks at a
significant discount. The books to be used are the following all written by Jim M. Perdue:
1. Winning with Stories – (author: Jim Perdue, Sr.; ISBN #: 9781892542229)
2. I Remember Atticus – (author: Jim Perdue, Sr.; ISBN #: 9781892542212)
3. Who Will Speak for the Victim? – (author: Jim Perdue, Sr.; ISBN #: 9780938160540)