Social Security Disability Practicum
|Term: Spring Term 2014-15|
|Catalog Number: 5875|
|Class Number: 29214|
|Room: LAW G46.|
|Instructor: Stella L. Smetanka|
|Credits: 4.0 Credits (2.0 classroom contact, 2.0 field)|
|Catalog Requirements: Professional Skills.|
Enrollment Limit: 8.
|Priority: Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority|
Students will spend at least 104 hours (average of eight hours per week) primarily at the offices of Neighborhood Legal Services, 928 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, in actual client work, that is, meeting with clients, developing their cases, managing their case files and observing a hearing. Students may work in teams of two.
Grades will be letter grades based on classroom and client work.