CMLIT 390. Internship
Prereq.: Completion of 9 credits in comparative literature and approval of the department. Comparative literature students are given the opportunity to use and improve their skills and knowledge through working for credit. Fields in which student interns may work include: literature, cultural studies, history, international relations, and media. Students may contact the college’s Office of Career Development for internship placement information, or may get information directly from a workplace. Students should see the Comparative Literature Department for information on writing a proposal for the internship and securing a faculty sponsor. The department must approve the internship before registration. The student’s grade will be based on the employer’s and the faculty sponsor’s assessment of the student’s work. The student will submit a research paper on the work done in the internship. A limit of 6 credits of internships may be taken. Of these 6 credits, no more than 3 can be counted toward the comparative literature major or minor.