Recommended Academic Plan for Rehabilitation & Human Services at Berks

Effective Date: June 13, 2016

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 15 (GWS) - Rhetoric and CompostionNotes for: ENGL 15

ENGL 15

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 30 (GWS) - Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 30

ENGL 30

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
PSYCH 100 (GS) - Introductory PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100

PSYCH 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
3
First-Year Seminar
1
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 100A or 100B or 100C (GWS) - Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
STAT 100 (GQ) - Statistical Concepts and ReasoningNotes for: STAT 100

STAT 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or STAT 200 (GQ) - Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3 - 4
SOC 1 (GS) - Introductory SociologyNotes for: SOC 1

SOC 1

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
3
Total credits 15 - 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
RHS 100 - Introduction to Disability CultureNotes for: RHS 100

RHS 100

Course offered Fall Semester only.
3
3
Biological Science Selection (GN)Notes for: Biological Science Selection (GN)

Biological Science Selection (GN)

Students must complete one (1) of the following courses which will double-count for Natural Sciences (GN): BISC 3, 4, BIOL 110, or 141. Consult advisor for details.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3 - 4
3
3
Total credits 15 - 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 202A or 202B or 202C or 202D (GWS) - Effective WritingNotes for: ENGL 202

ENGL 202

ENGL 202B is offered Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
4
Elective
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 16

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
RHS 300 - Introduction to Rehabilitation and Human ServicesNotes for: RHS 300

RHS 300

Course offered Fall Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RHS 301 - Introduction to Counseling as a ProfessionNotes for: RHS 301

RHS 301

Course offered Fall Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RHS 303 - Group Work in Rehabilitation Practice and Human ServicesNotes for: RHS 303

RHS 303

Course offered Fall Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
RHS 302 - Client Assessment in Rehabilitation and Human ServicesNotes for: RHS 302

RHS 302

Course offered Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RHS 400 - Case Management and Communication Skills Notes for: RHS 400

RHS 400

Course offered Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RHS 401 - Community Mental Health Practice and ServicesNotes for: RHS 401

RHS 401

Course offered Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course SelectionNotes for: Supporting Course Selection

Supporting Course Selection

Students must complete six (6) credits from the following: BBH, CRIMJ, HDFS, KINES, PSYCH, or SOC. Consult advisor for details.
3
BB H Selection (GHA)Notes for: BB H Selection (GHA)

BB H Selection (GHA)

Students are encouraged to complete one (1) BBH course which will double-count for Health & Physical Activity (GHA). Consult advisor for details.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
RHS 402 - Children and Families in Rehabilitation Settings and Human ServicesNotes for: RHS 402

RHS 402

Course offered Fall Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RHS 403 - Medical Aspects of DisabilityNotes for: RHS 403

RHS 403

Course offered Fall Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course SelectionNotes for: Supporting Course Selection

Supporting Course Selection

Students must complete six (6) credits from the following: BBH, CRIMJ, HDFS, KINES, PSYCH, or SOC. Consult advisor for details.
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
RHS 495A - Rehabilitation and Human Services InternshipNotes for: RHS 495A

RHS 495A

Course offered Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
15
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

  • Students should consult with an advisor when scheduling courses.

  • GWS, GQ, GHA, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.

  • US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to identify United States Cultures (US) and International Cultures (IL) requirements.  Students must complete three (3) credits of US and three (3) credits of IL as part of General Education.  A course designated as US;IL may be used as a US or an IL, not both.

  • The following course fulfills the Writing Across The Curriculum Requirement for this major: RHS 400.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

RHS 100
Course offered Fall Semester only.
Biological Science Selection (GN)
Students must complete one (1) of the following courses which will double-count for Natural Sciences (GN): BISC 3, 4, BIOL 110, or 141. Consult advisor for details.
ENGL 202
ENGL 202B is offered Spring Semester only.
RHS 300
Course offered Fall Semester only.
RHS 301
Course offered Fall Semester only.
RHS 303
Course offered Fall Semester only.
RHS 302
Course offered Spring Semester only.
RHS 400
Course offered Spring Semester only.
RHS 401
Course offered Spring Semester only.
Supporting Course Selection
Students must complete six (6) credits from the following: BBH, CRIMJ, HDFS, KINES, PSYCH, or SOC. Consult advisor for details.
BB H Selection (GHA)
Students are encouraged to complete one (1) BBH course which will double-count for Health & Physical Activity (GHA). Consult advisor for details.
RHS 402
Course offered Fall Semester only.
RHS 403
Course offered Fall Semester only.
Supporting Course Selection
Students must complete six (6) credits from the following: BBH, CRIMJ, HDFS, KINES, PSYCH, or SOC. Consult advisor for details.
RHS 495A
Course offered Spring Semester only.