Ex. Racial Justice - Fieldwork

Course Information

Course Number
L6611
Curriculum Level
Upperclass
Areas of Study
Racial, Economic, and Social Justice, Constitutional Law, Labor and Employment Law, Legal Profession and Professional Responsibility
Type
Externship
Additional Attributes
Experiential Credit

Section 002 Information

Instructors

Section Description

The Racial Justice Externship engages students in legal practice at the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc (LDF), the nation’s first and premier civil rights law organization. Students have the opportunity to study historical and contemporary strategies for achieving racial justice through litigation, policy, and communications strategies. Students also have the opportunity to conceptualize and develop new tactics to address modern challenges to racial justice issues. The class will focus on LDF’s practice in the areas of economic justice and political participation and students will have the opportunity to work on LDF’s non-partisan Prepare to Vote Project.

School Year & Semester
Fall 2021
Points
3
J.D Writing Credit?
No

Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites
None
Instructor Co-Requisites
None
Recommended Courses
None
Other Limitations
None

Additional Section for Ex. Racial Justice - Fieldwork

Section 001

School Year & Semester

Fall 2021

Instructors

Location

OC No Room

Schedule

Class meets on
  • Monday

Points

2
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