SOC 389 - Practicum in Sociology
Section: 001
Term: FA 2006
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
Credits:
2 - 4
Other:
Experiential, Theme
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Lab Fee:
50
Advisory Prerequisites:
SEE BULLETIN.
Other Course Info:
A combined total of eight credits of SOC 321, 389, 395, and 396 may be counted toward a concentration in Sociology.
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

SOC 389 is known as Project Community. Students combine three to four hours of weekly service in community settings, with weekly student-led seminars. Seminars are interactive, focus on related sociological issues, and provide a time for mutual support, planning, and problem-solving.

Students enrolled in SOC 389 are responsible for regular attendance in the weekly seminar as well as regular participation at the designated community service site. Students will be asked to complete weekly readings and reflective journal assignments, a midterm paper/project, and a final paper/project.

Questions and override requests must be directed to the Project Community Office, 1024 Hill Street, (734) 647-8771, Amy Knife Gould, akgould@umich.edu.

ALL STUDENTS MUST FIRST VIEW THE WEBSITE — COURSE SECTION DESCRIPTIONS. PRIOR TO REGISTERING for a SOC 389/Project Community section.

NOTE: All sections of SOC 389 will commence in the first week of class. There will NOT be a delayed start.

Over 35 community service settings are available. They include schools, hospitals, correctional facilities, shelters, advocacy agencies, and family care organizations. For details, please see the specific section descriptions on the above website.

Transportation to off-campus service sites is provided to all students and is coordinated through the Project Community office.

If a particular section is full, please e-mail Amy Knife Gould (akgould@umich.edu) to be added to the waitlist.

EDUCATION

Section 100 - THURSTON ELEMENTARY ENRICHMENT. (3 credits).
Section 101 - ANN ARBOR: PITTSFIELD ELEMENTARY. (3 credits).
Section 102 - AMERICA READS: ISSUES IN LITERACY. (2 credits).
Section 103 - DETROIT: LATINO FAMILY SERVICES: AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM. (3 credits).
Section 104 - DETROIT: HARDING ELEMENTARY. (3 credits).
Section 105 - DETROIT: VETAL SCHOOL. (3 credits).
Section 106 - GUIDANCE CENTER: AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS. (3 credits).
Section 107 - BURNS PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TUTORS. (3 credits).
Section 108 - DEARBORN: LOWREY ELEMENTARY. (3 credits).
Section 109 - ANGELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL. (3 credits).
Section 110 - IT'S GREAT TO BE A GIRL: FEMTORS. (4 credits).
Section 111 - GLOBAL OUTREACH: EDUCATING KIDS ABOUT THE WORLD. (3 credits).
Section 112 - TAPPAN MIDDLE SCHOOL TUTORS. (3 credits). Section 114 - YPSILANTI HIGH — H.O.P.E. PROGRAM TUTORS. (3 credits).

HEALTH

Section 200 - UM HOSPITAL: MOTT/WOMEN'S. (3 credits).
Section 201 - UM HOSPITAL: ADULT SERVICES. (3 credits).
Section 202 - ELDERLY: SUNRISE SENIOR LIVING. (3 credits).
Section 203 - HIV/AIDS EDUCATION (HARC). (3 credits).

HOUSING/HOMELESSNESS

Section 300 - SOS: AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM. (3 credits).
Section 301 - SAFE HOUSE: WOMEN. (4 credits).
Section 302 - SAFE HOUSE: CHILDREN. (4 credits).
Section 303 - OZONE HOUSE: TEEN SHELTER. (4 credits).
Section 304 - HOMELESS OUTREACH PROGRAM (SAWC). (3 credits).

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Section 400 - JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER: WRITING TUTORS. (3 credits).
Section 401 - JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER: RECREATION. (3 credits).
Section 402 - JAIL: CREATIVE WRITING SEMINAR. (3 credits).
Section 404 - ADRIAN (men) PRISON CREATIVE WRITING. (3 credits).
Section 405 - ADRIAN (men) PRISON DEBATE. (3 credits).
Section 407 - JAIL: DIALOGUE ON MULTICULTURALISM. (3 credits).
Section 408 - COURTWATCH: SAPAC/SAFE-HOUSE. (4 credits).

MICHIGAN COMMUNITY SCHOLARS PROGRAM (MCSP)/LUCY

Section 500 - MCSP: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TUTORING: NORTHSIDE. (3 credits).
Section 501 - MCSP: MENTORING MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS: SCARLETT. (3 credits).
Section 502 - MCSP: MIDDLE SCHOOL HOMEWORK CLUB: PEACE NEIGHBORHOOD CENTER. (3 credits).
Section 503 - LUCY: TBA. (3 credits).

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Section 600 - COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: WARREN CONNOR DEVELOPMENT COALITION. (4 credits).

SOC 389 - Practicum in Sociology
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