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295.7A sec. 1 - Away Field Placements (Fall 2014)

Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations | profile)
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Units: 4-10

Students who receive permission from the Dean of Students and the Field Placement Director may spend a semester at long-distance placements away from the law school campus and earn up to 10 units doing legal work under the supervision of an attorney working for approved non-profits or government agencies. Students must have their placements approved before they are eligible to receive academic credit. While students are away, they submit timesheets, memos, and reports/forms, as well as maintain contact with the Field Placement Director. Students are directed to: for additional information. Students are required to attend an orientation the semester before they plan to be off campus. Students are urged to contact Sue Schechter, Field Placement Director, at, or 510/643-7387 as soon as possible if they are considering an Away Field Placement.

Exam Notes: None
This is a credit only course
Course Category: Field Placements
This course is cross-listed in the following categories:
Social Justice and Public Interest

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