Recommended Academic Plan for Labor and Employment Relations (LBEBA) at University Park

Effective Date Summer 2014

1

Course DetailsCredits
3
3
4
Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

3
General Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

Students may complete a GH that also has the First Year Seminar designation (i.e., HIST 083S) and satisfy both the GH and the FYS requirements.
3
Total credits 16

2

Course DetailsCredits
ECON 102 Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Social / Behavioral Science (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral (GS)

Social and Behavioral (GS)

Students are STRONGLY encouraged to take PSYCH 100, a prerequisite for PSYCH 281 which is a required course for LBEBA majors.
3
General Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Foreign Language (level 002)

Language (level 002)

4
3
Total credits 16

3

Course DetailsCredits
Elective CourseNotes for: Elective Course

Elective Course

Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
3
3
Elective CourseNotes for: Elective Course

Elective Course

Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
3
4
General Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Total credits 16

4

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 281 Introduction to Industrial-Organizational PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 281

PSYCH 281

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
LER 136 Race, Gender, and EmploymentNotes for: LER 136

LER 136

Students at the Commonwealth Campuses may complete LER 136 online or through the World Campus
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or LER 400 Comparative Employment Relations SystemsNotes for: LER 400

LER 400

Students must complete either LER 136 or LER 400 and may opt to take both courses at some point. It's recommended, however, that students take LER 400 in a later semester.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
LER 100 Introduction to Labor and Employment Relations
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

5

Course DetailsCredits
LER 488 Career Development Seminar 1LER 488 must be completed before LER 489.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1.5
LER 201 Employment Relations: Law and PolicyNotes for: LER 201

LER 201

Students must take either LER 201 or 401. At this stage in the curriculum, however, taking LER 201 is recommended. Students may opt to take LER 401 as well at a later date.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or LER 401 The Law of Labor Management RelationsNotes for: LER 401

LER 401

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
3
ECON 315 Labor EconomicsNotes for: ECON 315

ECON 315

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
Total credits 16.5

6

Course DetailsCredits
3
LER 312 Research Methods in Labor and Employment RelationsNotes for: LER 312

LER 312

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Elective CourseNotes for: Elective Course

Elective Course

Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
3
General Quantification (GQ)Notes for: Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
3
Total credits 15

7

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 202A (GWS)

ENGL 202A (GWS)

or ENGL 202B (GWS)

ENGL 202B

or ENGL 202C (GWS)

ENGL 202C

or ENGL 202D (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

The School of Labor and Employment Relations doesn't require students to take a particular version of ENGL 202. That said, ENGL 202D is the most common choice.
3
LER 489: Career Development Seminar IINotes for: LER 489 *

LER 489 *

Students must complete LER 488 prior to taking LER 489
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1.5
Elective CourseNotes for: Elective Course

Elective Course

Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
3
General Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
LER 460: Human Resource EthicsNotes for: LER 460

LER 460

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
LER 400-level
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

8

Course DetailsCredits
LER 458Y History of Work in AmericaNotes for: LER 458Y

LER 458Y

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

LER 400-level

Students may select these courses based on their interests.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ElectiveNotes for: Elective

Elective

Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
3
General Health and Physical Activity

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
LER 400-levelNotes for: LER 400-level

LER 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 13.5

Legend

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

Footnotes

Humanities (GH)
Students may complete a GH that also has the First Year Seminar designation (i.e., HIST 083S) and satisfy both the GH and the FYS requirements.
Social and Behavioral (GS)
Students are STRONGLY encouraged to take PSYCH 100, a prerequisite for PSYCH 281 which is a required course for LBEBA majors.
Elective Course
Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
Elective Course
Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
LER 136
Students at the Commonwealth Campuses may complete LER 136 online or through the World Campus
LER 400
Students must complete either LER 136 or LER 400 and may opt to take both courses at some point. It's recommended, however, that students take LER 400 in a later semester.
LER 488 must be completed before LER 489.
LER 201
Students must take either LER 201 or 401. At this stage in the curriculum, however, taking LER 201 is recommended. Students may opt to take LER 401 as well at a later date.
Elective Course
Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
Quantification (GQ)
Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
ENGL 202D
The School of Labor and Employment Relations doesn't require students to take a particular version of ENGL 202. That said, ENGL 202D is the most common choice.
LER 489 *
Students must complete LER 488 prior to taking LER 489
Elective Course
Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.
LER 400-level
Students may select these courses based on their interests.
Elective
Students may take any course of their choosing to satisfy elective credits. Elective courses allow students to explore their interests and/or to build an area of strength.