Academic Internship

Academic Internship
Individualized work or volunteer experience in either a research setting or some kind of field placement with an organization.
 Hours1.0 - 6.0 Credit, 0.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesConsent of instructor required.
 RecommendedSoc 307 and related 300-level courses.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 ProgramsContaining SOC 399R
Course Outcomes

Lifelong practice

Establish a lifelong practice of making connections and creating a network of people that will help the student develop professionally


Develop a professional sense of the work that will help the students identify personal learning outcomes for the semester

Interactive service work

Learn about what sociologists call "interactive service work" or jobs that require working with individuals

Organizational analysis

Produce a professional analysis of the organization where the student works

Research project

Complete a research project that addresses some need in the organization for which the student is working