Learning From Practice (S)


This CLASS IS RESTRICTED to students who have received permission from the Office of Experiential Education to enroll. This is the companion academic component for students enrolled in the Learning from Practice: Fieldwork course. This one-hour weekly seminar focuses on the ways in which lawyers develop skills on the job, and identifies best practice for professional development, mentoring, networking, communication, and interacting with clients and the media. The course also examines issues involving diversity, work-life balance, and ethical considerations. The seminar requires students to make a class presentation and keep a reflective journal chronicling their educational experience and reactions to the practice of law observed at the field placement. NOTE: Students who enroll in this externship may count the credits towards the 6 credit Experiential Learning requirement. COREQUISITE: Learning from Practice: Fieldwork (JD 809). GRADING NOTICE: This class does not offer the CR/NC/H option.
Fall 2017: LAW JD 771 , Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2017
A1Jennifer Serafyn1Wed5:30 pm - 6:30 pmLAW702
Spring 2018: LAW JD 771 , Jan 17th to Apr 25th 2018
B1Jennifer Serafyn1Wed5:30 pm - 6:30 pmLAW702