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About the Course

American Contract Law I (along with its sister course Contracts II) provides a comprehensive overview of contract law in the United States. The course covers most of the key concepts found in a first year law school class. Each lecture is based on one or more common-law cases, integrating legal doctrines with policy discussions. The course also covers key sections from the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), which governs the sale of goods. By the end of the course, the learner should be able to understand: Formation: how a valid and enforceable contract is created, including concepts such as offer, acceptance, consideration, and promissory estoppel....

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May 2, 2019

This course is an interesting, entertaining, and informative introduction to the prerequisites to contracting. I really enjoyed it and look forward to building on the foundation it provides.


Dec 9, 2019

An outstanding introduction with a very engaging instructor! This course made me think, and it made me come to terms with the legal underpinning of contract law. Completely worth my time.

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By Rosa M

Dec 5, 2019

I have learned so much in this course. I like the format and reading material.

By Deleted A

May 8, 2019

Very interesting. Enjoyable. Crystal clear explanations. EXCELLENT! Thank you.

By ross n

Sep 10, 2023

this was really fun. please let me sign up for American Contract Law II now!

By James N B

Jun 27, 2020

Great course! I learned a ton from reading the cases and watching the videos.

By Care E ( C

Jul 25, 2019

Extremely informative introduction to American contract law through case law.

By Santiago F C R

May 5, 2020

lenguaje muy tecnico para alguien extranjero, pero factible al fin y al cabo

By Bonnie C

Nov 28, 2020

Excellent!! Wonderful course. Thank you so much for offering this class.

By Charles C

Jan 20, 2020

This is an extremely sound overview of contract law for newbies like me

By David B

Dec 20, 2023

great reading content, well presented in easy to understand language.

By Vagif K

Dec 20, 2019

Professor explains and discloses the essence of the issue perfectly

By Chyrkin D

Nov 8, 2019

Thank you very much for this course. Very interesting and helpful!

By Jubal S

Oct 11, 2023

Best Resource on the Law and Economics approach to Contract law

By Rawaa M

Jul 29, 2022

I benefited very much and the presentation was great, thank you

By Mattias d l R R

Apr 18, 2024

This course is amazing, I learned a ton about US contract law.

By Paola M B G

May 11, 2020

Excellent course, a lot of interesting and usefull content

By Ronald R W

Apr 28, 2019

This is a great course for anyone interested in the law.

By Sanya M

Aug 17, 2020

it was a very informative and a very interesting course

By Simon H G

Sep 17, 2019

Amazing course, full of in-depth information, loved it.

By prasad s s

Nov 21, 2020

Great learning & get better knowledge, Thanks Coursera

By Sofia M R

Oct 25, 2020

This course is great for beginners! I learned a lot :)

By Aleksander L

May 10, 2022

Fantastic course - teaches basic contract formation

By Антон Б

Oct 22, 2022

very interesting and usefull course! thanks for it

By Süleyman C İ

Oct 12, 2020

it was wonderful experience. thanks for everything

By Leonardo L A

Sep 9, 2020

excelente curso felicitaciones, completo, ameno.

By Emmanuel O O

May 9, 2020

Excellent Professor and great relatable cases