Welcome - Practicum in Public Policy: NGOs and Government Services GWST 4390   Practicum in Public Policy: NGOs and Government Services
CREDIT HOURS: 3
This course is designed to provide students who have fourth-year standing in Political Science the opportunity to gain practical experience by working at a government or non-government, research, or advocacy organization that is instrumental in shaping public policy or advancing human rights; to learn about the services, projects, and campaigns undertaken by specific organizations; to apply and share the knowledge that they have gained from their academic studies in political theory, public policy, international relations, and/or human rights advocacy; and to become familiar with the day-to-day challenges of employment in government and non-government organizations and public services.
FORMAT COMMENTS: Community practicum to be spent at local organizations, with monthly meetings on campus
PREREQUISITES: Open to 4th year political science students, and permission of the instructor
CROSS-LISTING: POLI 4390