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PSYC 3592 : Field Internship
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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Long Course Title
Short Course Title
Number of Credits
Field Work (Internship)
Default Grading Method
Repeatable for Credit?
PSYC 1001 and PSYC 2101
Frequency of Offering
Are there Course Equivalents?
PSYC 4192 - Field Experience
Are Fees Applicable?
Explanation and Description of Fees
Are Additional Resources Required?
Explanation of Additional Resources
Justification for Additional Resources
Describe any Sources of Additional Funding
Advanced psychology majors spend a minimum of six hours per week in a supervised internship in a local mental health, rehabilitation, school, or community setting. Students must have weekly blocks of time available. May be repeated for credit, but the repeat enrollment does not count toward the major.
Course Learning Objectives:
1. Appreciate people from diverse backgrounds
2. Apply and evaluate psychological knowledge in an applied setting
3. Demonstrate professional behavior in an applied setting
4. Examine how social welfare and justice are connected to health and well being
Uploaded a Course Syllabus
PSYC 3592 Fall 2016 Lambert_h.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
This is Psychology's internship/service learning course, guided by psychological theory and research.
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives
The only changes are to (1) replace the restrictive word "Senior" with the less restrictive word "Advanced" before psychology majors in the course description and (2) update the learning objectives to correspond to (3) the more recent syllabus attached (complete with students time requirements).
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