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PSY 405 – Fieldwork in Psychology

PSY 405 – Fieldwork in Psychology

Fall 2016

Earn Course Credit for Completing an Internship!

Instructors:  Courtney Ahrens
Cassandra Gearhart
Class Structure: Hybrid Class-        Weekly online discussion board
–        5 required class meetings – Fridays 10-11:30am
Course Activities: -      90 documented hours at an internship or fieldwork site
–      Weekly online discussions
–      2 online student presentations
-      5 in-person workshops
-      Weekly assigned reading
-      7 professional development assignments
-      NO papers or exams
Benefits: -      3 units of course credit
–      Counts toward the Psychology Major 400 level requirement
–      Credit/No Credit grading
–      Assistance locating an internship
Prerequisites: -      Upper-division Psychology Major
–      3.0 in both Psychology & overall at time of application
–      Competitive application
Admission Process -      Download application here Fieldwork Application F16
–      Submit application and transcripts to
-      Application DUE by Friday, April 22, 2016
–      Applicants rank ordered based on the quality of their application
–      Accepted applicants will be notified by May 2, 2016
–      Registration permits issued upon confirmation of acceptance


NOTE:  Only 1/3 of those who apply are eventually accepted into the course.  The most competitive applications are those that are thorough, persuasive, and demonstrate strong potential.

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