A.B. Freeman School of Business Service Learning Classes


LGST 3890 - Legal Studies Service Learning Option

Instructor: Sanda Groome
Community Partner: Court Watch NOLA (www.courtwatchnola.org)
Course Description: The Legal Studies Service Learning Option gives students an opportunity to become familiar with court room procedure and acquire research, investigation, and analytical skills through court room observation and data collection. Students will: identify and analyze various legal issues associated with court cases; develop investigation and information-gathering skills through the collection of information on real-life court cases, specifically felony cases; develop data analysis skills and assessment methods for improving the effectiveness of a community-based program; make recommendations on ways to improve the effectiveness of the Orleans Parish criminal justice system; and consider the importance of ethical behavior and confidentiality in civil and criminal litigation proceedings.
Co-requisites: LGST 3010, LGST 4100, LGST 4110, LGST 4120, LGST 4130, LGST 4140, LGST 4150, LGST 4160, LGST 4170, LGST 4180, LGST 4210/4220
Open to juniors and seniors. Satisfies the second-tier service learning requirement.


MGMT 4160 - Leadership

Instructor: Christopher McCusker
Community Partner: Second Harvest Food Bank www.no-hunger.org), St. Bernard Project, and Idea Village (www.ideavillage.org).
Course Description: The Legal Studies Service Learning Option gives students an opportunity to lead a one-day service learning project in which they assemble a team and motivate that team to carry out their vision for the project.
Co-requisites: none
Open to juniors and seniors. Satisfies the second-tier service learning  requirement.

 


TIDB1890 - Business Tides Service Learning

Instructor: Various
Community Partners Fall 2010: Backyard Gardener's Network (www.backyardgardenersnetwork.org ), Hands On (www.handsonneworleans.org ), City Park (www.neworleanscitypark.com ), Habitat for Humanity (www.habitat-nola.org ) Arc of Greater New Orleans (www.arcgno.org ), The Green Project (www.thegreenproject.org ) Tulane Athletics (www.tulanegreenwave.com ) Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation (www.saveourlake.org) , The Preservation Resource Center (www.prcno.org).
Course Description: Students engage in service learning activities that will complement the introductory business curriculum in TIDB1010 and TIDB1110.
Co-requisites: TIDB1010 and/or TIDB1110
Open to freshmen only. Satisfies the first-tier service learning requirement.

 

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