POLS 3602 New York State Legislature Internship II
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as POL 20.12.
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30 hours fieldwork; 8 credits
In-depth experience in the dynamics of actual public policy implementation in state government through direct involvement in legislative process. Course conducted in Albany, New York, and requires a working-learning contract between the student and the legislative sponsor. Weekly 30-hour internship in legislative office working with staff. Practice and development of interpersonal skills and career goals. On-site evaluation, written assignments, and reports. (Not open to students who have completed Political Science 20.1, 20.2, or 20.3.)
Prerequisite: Political Science *1001 [1.51] or 1002 [1.7], and permission of the chairperson.