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Viewing: SOC 2988 : Internship in Law and Society

Last approved: Tue, 09 May 2017 08:01:43 GMT

Last edit: Fri, 05 May 2017 14:09:04 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology (SOC)
Internship in Law and Society
Internship in Law and Society
Fall 2017
Course Type
Field Work (Internship)
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Pass/No Pass (Fail)
students in the minor in law and society program
SOC 2167; and UW 2031 or UW 2031W
SOC 2167 - Sociology of Law
UW 2031 - Equality and the Law

Fran Buntman, Michael Gabriel
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PSC 2988 - Internship in Law and Society
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Study of the American legal system and its effects on individuals and society through practical experience. Students must have a confirmed and approved internship involving substantive work within the legal system. The internship should be appropriate for an undergraduate student and require a minimum work commitment of 15 hours per week. SOC 2167 and UW 2031/2031W may be taken concurrently.
Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the American legal system and its effects of individuals and society at large by writing a paper using proper legal citations on a topic relating to their internship.
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While there are other undergraduate internship courses at GW, there are none that are specifically require legal work experience, related to the study of law & society. Also, this course is required for the Law & Society minor.
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Key: 10240