Clinical Externship: Civil and Human Rights
To earn credit, externs will participate in both 140 hours of fieldwork and a seminar which meets seven times during the semester.
Fieldwork (140 hours): Externs will work on human rights projects at non-governmental organizations, the International Human Rights Committee of the New York City Bar Association and the United Nations.
Seminar: This seminar will explore topics which include: goal-setting, supervision, legal research, ethical issues in practice, professionalism and, through students presentations, a variety of issues raised in individual fieldwork settings.
Does this course satisfy the writing requirement? No
Does this course satisfy the skills requirement? No
When is this course offered? Fall and Spring semesters
Additional information: Permission needed by department