BS in Labor and Employment Relations -- Recommended Academic Plan for Penn State World Campus

Effective Fall 2007 -- 123 Credits

Stage 1—Build Foundations

LER 100 Employment RelationsNotes for: LER 100

LER 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
LER 136 Gender, Race, and EmploymentNotes for: LER 136

LER 136

LER 136 satisfies the U.S. Cultures requirement
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 015 (GWS) Rhetoric and Composition

ENGL 015

3
General Education GA
3
General Education GN
3
Total credits 15

Stage 2—Build Foundations

LER 201 Employment LawNotes for: LER 201

LER 201

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or LER 401 The Law of Labor-Mgmt RelationsNotes for: LER 401

LER 401

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CAS 100 (GWS, any version) Effective Speech

CAS 100

3
General Education GQ

General Education GQ

3
PSYCH 100 Introductory Psychology-General Education GSNotes for: PSYCH 100

PSYCH 100

PSYCH 100 needed as prerequisite for PSYCH 281 which is a required course in the major
3
General Education GN
3
Total credits 15

Stage 3—Formulate Understanding

PSYCH 281‐Industrial-Organizational Psychology-General Education GSNotes for: PSYCH 281

PSYCH 281

PSYCH 281 requires PSYCH 100 as a prerequisite
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
ECON 102 Introduction to MicroeconomicsNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GN
3
General Education GA
3
General Education GH
3
Total credits 15

Stage 4—Formulate Understanding

STAT 200 Elementary Statistics-General Education GQNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
LER any levelNotes for: LER any level

LER any level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GH
3
General Education GS
3
General Education GHA
3
Total credits 16

Stage 5—Generate Expertise

ECON 315 Labor EconomicsNotes for: ECON 315

ECON 315

ECON 102 required as a prerequisite for ECON 315
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
LER 458Y History of the American WorkerNotes for: LER 458Y

LER 458Y

LER 458Y satisfies the Writing Across the Curriculum requirement
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course--Consultation with an adviser--any levelNotes for: Supporting Course--Consultation with an adviser--any level

Supporting Course--Consultation with an adviser--any level

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

Stage 6—Generate Expertise

LER 312 Research Methods in LERNotes for: LER 312

LER 312

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
LER any levelNotes for: LER any level

LER any level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course--LERNotes for: Supporting Course--LER

Supporting Course--LER

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Consultation with adviser-any levelNotes for: Consultation with adviser-any level

Consultation with adviser-any level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 202 (GWS, any version) Effective Writing

ENGL 202

3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Stage 7—Achieve Your Goals

LER 400-level Notes for: LER 400-level

LER 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course-LER Notes for: Supporting Course-LER

Supporting Course-LER

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Consultation with adviser--any levelNotes for: Consultation with adviser--any level

Consultation with adviser--any level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course-Consultation with an adviser 400-level Notes for: Supporting Course-Consultation with an adviser 400-level

Supporting Course-Consultation with an adviser 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective
3
Elective
4
Total credits 16

Stage 8—Achieve Your Goals

LER 400-levelNotes for: LER 400-level

LER 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
LER 400-levelNotes for: LER 400-level

LER 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course-LERNotes for: Supporting Course-LER

Supporting Course-LER

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Consultation with an adviser--any levelNotes for: Consultation with an adviser--any level

Consultation with an adviser--any level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course-Consultation with an adviser 400 levelNotes for: Supporting Course-Consultation with an adviser 400 level

Supporting Course-Consultation with an adviser 400 level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective
4
Total credits 16

Additional Notes

 

GWS, GQ, GN, GA, GH, GS, and GHA are codes used to identify different categories of general education requirements.
US, IL, and US/IL are codes used to identify courses that satisfy US and/or international cultures requirements.
W is the code for courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum Requirements.
 
Please consult your adviser for transfer credit application to this plan.

Legend

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

Footnotes

LER 136
LER 136 satisfies the U.S. Cultures requirement
PSYCH 100
PSYCH 100 needed as prerequisite for PSYCH 281 which is a required course in the major
PSYCH 281
PSYCH 281 requires PSYCH 100 as a prerequisite
ECON 315
ECON 102 required as a prerequisite for ECON 315
LER 458Y
LER 458Y satisfies the Writing Across the Curriculum requirement