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295.6C sec. 1 - Environmental Field Placements (Fall 2014)

Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations | profile)
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Units: 4-6

Environmental Field Placements are the field placement component that accompanies the field placement seminar/workshops. Students should see: for a description of the Field Placement Program including a list of approved environmental law placements or they may propose their own placements with non-profit or government agencies. Students receive credit based on legal work under the supervision of attorney when they do 4 hours/week over a 14 week semester and they are generally required to work 16 hours/week or 224 hours over the course of the semester. Environmental Field Placements are graded on a Credit/No Credit basis. Students start and end dates are expected to track the academic calendar. Students complete a Field Placement Application available at:, and once it is approved, they receive their course control numbers for the Field Placement and the accompanying required Seminar. The Field Placement Director is available to help students identify appropriate placements.

Requirements Satisfaction:

This course satisfies the Experiential Requirement.

Exam Notes: None
This is a credit only course
Course Category: Field Placements
This course is cross-listed in the following categories:
Environmental Law

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