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295.9A sec. 001 - UCDC: Law Field Placement (Spring 2024)

Instructor: Nicole V Lehtman  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only)
Instructor: Sue Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 10 - 12
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: In-Person

Course Start: January 08, 2024
Course End: May 08, 2024

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 7
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 8
As of: 07/13 11:56 PM

The UCDC Law Program is a field placement program for students engaged in externships based in Washington DC. Students are eligible to earn credit for field placements with government agencies, the Hill, or non-profit organizations. Students who obtain a full-time externship based in Washington DC or a remote part-time externship based in Washington DC must register for the UCDC Law Program field placement.

Students working full-time must be based in Washington DC and must enroll in a 3-unit companion course to accompany their field placements. Students who are working part-time remote with a placement based in Washington DC must enroll in the 1-unit companion workshop.

Students interested in the UCDC Law Program should contact: Nicole Lehtman, UCDC Program Director, at for additional information.

Requirements Satisfaction:

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
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Public Law and Policy
Social Justice and Public Interest

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