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BMS 662: Cannabis Policy & Law Syllabus

Biomolecular Sciences

BMS 662 is an asynchronous online course designed to provide students with a foundational understanding of the ever-evolving regulatory landscape related to cannabis. We will begin by exploring the historical context of cannabis use and criminalization and highlight key legislative turning points. Students will navigate through conflicting laws and regulations specifically within the United States. By the end of the course, students will be able to critically evaluate the current regulatory framework and contribute to policy discussions at various levels, ranging from local to federal.

3 Credits

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Web-based Lecture for BMS 662
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