Spring 2019 Course Schedule

Supervised Externship Seminar (LAW-769-006)
Joshua Hurwitz, Ben Nussdorf

Meets: 06:00 PM - 07:50 PM (M) - Warren - Room N101

Enrolled: 14 / Limit: 14

Administrator Access


To register for this class, please do the following: (1) Register on-line for the seminar as you would for any class, and (2) register for the field placement by going to the Externship Page www.wcl.american.edu/externship and submitting a Request for Approval, which generates the necessary forms.


Supervised Externship Seminar, will advise and monitor students in qualified internship regarding their progressional progress and readiness to practice. The course utilizes the Learning From Practice Textbook, but supplements or replaces these readings with insightful articles on radical transparency, meeting management, Ikigai, professional motivation, creative inspiration, happiness at work, the imposter syndrome, and micro-progress theory. Class instruction and discussion will also be supplemented through guest speakers and presenters. Additional information can be found in our course syllabus.

Textbooks and Other Materials

The textbook information on this page was provided by the instructor. Students should use this information when considering purchases from the AU Campus Store or other vendors. Students may check to determine if books are currently available for purchase online.

Leah Wortham, Alexander Scherr, Nancy Maurer, and Susan Brooks, Learning from Practice (West Academic 3 rd edition 2016) ISBN: 9781634596183

Supplemental Readings/Videos as assigned

First Class Readings

Read Supplemental Readings from Tim Ferris and Harvard Business Review “Should I Hold a Meeting (from your course page)


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