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295.8A sec. 001 - Judicial Externship:Away (Spring 2022)
Instructor: Susan Schechter (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 4 - 12
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Course End: April 26, 2022
Enroll Limit: 40
As of: 07/19 11:58 AM
Judicial Externships are the fieldwork component for students to work with courts, chambers, administrative law judges, and other judicially-related fieldwork. JD Students may do Away Judicial Externships for 4 - 12 units after their third semester of law school. LL.M. students may enroll in this externship only in the Spring semester. Students considering 10-12 unit Judicial Externships must be approved by the Office of Student Services and the Field Placement Program. In addition, students must have their externships approved by the Field Placement Program Director before they are eligible to receive academic credit. Students doing Judicial Externships: Away are strongly encouraged to do a class component. Students are directed to: https://www.law.berkeley.edu/experiential/field-placement-program/how-to-apply/ for additional information.
Students are required to schedule an advising appointment at sschechter.youcanbook.me if they are considering an Judicial Externship: Away.
Depending on the public health situation and circumstances of specific placements, we anticipate that some placements may involve remote work during Spring 2022. This will be approved on a case-by-case basis by the Field Placement Program Director.
Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Field Placements
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Social Justice and Public Interest
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