URBAN FIELD PLACEMENT
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
10184
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 4/23/2021
Units
3 - 6 units
Grading
Satisfactory/No Credit
Description
This course gives the Urban Studies major the opportunity to get off the campus and into the community. It allows the student to relate his or her academic training to a real world situation by working in an urban related organization or agency. The student works under the combined supervision of the agency personnel and the urban studies advisor. The student is required to keep a journal, attend scheduled meetings with other field placement students and write a final reflective paper.
Enrollment Requirements
PLAN: Urban Studies (BA or BPH)
Class Attributes
Undergraduate Internship
Class Notes
This course gives the Urban Studies major the opportunity to get off of the campus and in the community. It allows the student to relate his/her academic training to a real world situation by working in an urban related organization or agency. Prior to the term in which the field placement is taken the student and the Urban Studies adviser plan a placement that is best suited to the student's talents and interests. During the placement the student works an established number of hours per week (9 hrs. for 3 credits and 15 hrs. for 6 credits) under the combined supervision of the agency or organization personnel and the Urban Studies adviser. For permission to register, go to 3500 WWPH. Prerequisite(s): Near completion of the Urban Studies major.
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Michael Glass
Meets
TBA
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 04/23/2021
Room
TO BE ARRANGED
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Internship Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Enrollment Restrictions
Restricted URBNST (BA, BPH)
Available Seats: 50
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
13
Seats Open
37
Class Capacity
50
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
37
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
20