SOC 389 - Practicum in Sociology
Section: 200 U of M Hospital: Mott/Women's
Term: FA 2006
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
Credits:
3
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:

Students in this section will work with Mott Children’s Hospital or the Women’s Hospital, both part of the University Hospitals Complex located on campus. Children with whom students spend time may be in the units for a range of health issues, and are usually classified by diagnosis, with the exception of the children’s playroom. Possible placement options include the Women’s Health Resource Center, Pediatric neuro-rehabilitation, Pediatric occupational physical therapy, the sibling program, cancer treatment playroom, and bedside visiting and comfort. No medical experience is necessary. The hospital staff is very supportive of the program and will provide orientation sessions to help you learn more about your individual placement. An important asset is a sense of ease and warmth with children as well as the ability to initiate games and laughter. In addition, students should be prepared to observe and think critically about the experiences of women and children within this health care system.

Students will be expected at site for 40 hours of service over the course of the term (4 hours per week for 10 weeks) as well as attending the necessary orientation(s) at the beginning of the semester. Weekly site times will be established at the interview.

NOTE: First-year students may not volunteer at the hospital during their first semester because of Volunteer Services policy, so they may not enroll in this section of Project Community.

NOTE: Participation in this section is by override only. Students should contact Amy Knife Gould at akgould@umich.edu for permission to register. Once permission has been given, names will be sent to UMHHS Volunteer Services.

Students in this section MUST contact the Volunteer Services Office to schedule an interview and request an application packet. All of the materials must be completed before your interview. Any student with an incomplete application packet will be asked to reschedule their appointment. Proof of mumps, measles and rubella (MMR) MUST be provided at the time of the interview. Hospital placements fill up very quickly so the sooner you complete your paperwork and have an interview, the more selection you will have. Call volunteer services immediately. Please call (734) 936-4327 to schedule your interview. Questions about the paperwork and/or placements can be sent to UMHS.Volunteer@umich.edu.

NOTE: If the above procedures for contacting the hospital are not followed BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF CLASS, you will be asked to drop the class. You MUST have an appointment scheduled with UMHHS Volunteer Services before the first day of class.

Students enrolled in SOC 389 are responsible for regular attendance in a weekly seminar as well as participation at a designated community service site for approximately 4 hours each week. In addition, students will complete weekly readings and reflective journal assignments, a midterm assignment, and a final paper/project.

SOC 389 - Practicum in Sociology
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