HLS 770 represents the professional work experience required in the homeland security major. Students work in a professional setting for a minimum of 180 hours under the supervision of a site supervisor. All internships require students to identify and complete work on a specific project (s) approved by the HLS coordinator. Internships may be taken at any time after students have taken 30 credits of university coursework. Note that students who are academically or otherwise unable to enter into internship must take HLS 799 (thesis in homeland security which requires senior standing and permission from the HLS program coordinator). Prereq: HLS 410, HLS 455 and HLS 480.
Section Comments: Must have a worksite and site supervisor to register in Handshake. Minimum of 180 hours onsite is required. See "Professional Experience" requirements posted in HLS@UNH.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed campus in section: Durham, Manchester
Additional Course Details:
Registering for academic credit does not complete your required internship approval process. Students must register and “request an experience” in the UNH online platform of Handshake once they have their internship. Visit https://app.joinhandshake.com/experiences/new to complete your approval process.
For more information on how to complete the Handshake approval process visit, https://manchester.unh.edu/student-internships or contact the UNH Manchester Career and Professional Success (CaPS) Office with questions.