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295B sec. 001 - Field Placement Workshop (Spring 2021)

Instructor: Prithika Balakrishnan  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only)
Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 1
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: Remote Instruction

Meetings:

    Tu 6:25 PM - 8:25 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    On 2021-01-19

    Tu 6:25 PM - 8:25 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    On 2021-02-02

    Tu 6:25 PM - 8:25 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    On 2021-02-16

    Tu 6:25 PM - 8:25 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    On 2021-03-09

    Tu 6:25 PM - 8:25 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    On 2021-03-30

    Tu 6:25 PM - 8:25 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    On 2021-04-13

Course Start: January 19, 2021
Course End: April 13, 2021

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 29
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 30
As of: 05/08 05:45 AM


The Field Placement Workshop is the companion course for students doing field placements with non-profits and government agencies under the supervision of a full-time attorney. The Workshop will meet throughout the semester. The Workshop encourages students to deepen their field placement learning by discussing their experiences with other students and covering topics they will face as legal professionals. The first required class meeting will be on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 during the first week of classes. The class will meet 6 Tuesday evenings during the semester from 6:25 -8:25pm.

All placements must be approved by the Field Placement Director. Applications and more information are available at: https://www.law.berkeley.edu/experiential/field-placement-program/how-to-apply/. Sue Schechter, the Field Placement Director is available to help students identify appropriate placements. To schedule an advising appointment, go to: sschechter.youcanbook.me.

Due to the nature of this class, some or all of the sessions may not be recorded and posted except as required for accommodation of students with disabilities.

Due to the nature of this class, real-time attendance is required (without an alternative way to earn equivalent credit) except in cases of illness or emergency.

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Units from this class count towards the J.D. Experiential Requirement.


Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Field Placements

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