Apr 13, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
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POL 490 - Internship/Practicum

Credits: 3-6

Prerequisite: Political Science majors, or permission of the Department Chair of History, Political Science, and Geography

An experiential program that allows students to apply their academic preparation to particular political/governmental settings. Students work for a political organization, government agency, city hall, or other relevant institution and complete written assignments for academic credit.

Note: A student must work at least 120 hours for three (3) credits and at least 240 hours for six (6) credits. Placement opportunity must be approved by the instructor. Assignments require students to assess institutional functions, political behavior and relevant public policy with respect to standards presented in other courses in the political science major.

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