Subject: Political Studies
Credit units: 3
College: Arts and Science
Department: Political Studies


This course offers students the opportunity to intern with an organization for a term. Internship opportunities vary but will give students work experience relevant to their degree. Assignments will allow students to acquire insights into how organizations/units are structured and administered, and how policies are developed and implemented. Students will learn about the importance of effective research in policy development, and be able to better understand the relationship between their studies and potential career routes.

Prerequisite(s): 60 credit units at university level and permission of the department.
Note: The internship involves a commitment of 100 hours over the course of the term. Registration is limited to students selected as interns with specific organizations. Interested students must at least two months prior to the start of the term in which they wish to enroll in the course.

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