Rehabilitation and Human Services

Effective May 2017

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 015: Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015 (GWS)

ENGL 015 (GWS)

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These course carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or ENGL 030: Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 030 (GWS)

ENGL 030 (GWS)

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These course carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
SOC 001: Introductory SociologyNotes for: SOC 001 (GS)

SOC 001 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
QuantificationNotes for: Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Arts Notes for: Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HumanitiesNotes for: Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

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

Elective

3
First Year Seminar

FYS

1
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 100: PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100 (GS)

PSYCH 100 (GS)

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

Arts (GA)

or Humanities

Humanities (GH)

3
Natural Science SelectionNotes for: Natural Science Selection (GN)

Natural Science Selection (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Elective/Minor

Elective/Minor

3
Elective/Minor

Elective/Minor

3
Health and Physical Activity

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 100A: Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100A (GWS)

CAS 100A (GWS)

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These course carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
3
SOC 119: Race and Ethnic RelationsNotes for: SOC 119 (GS) (US)

SOC 119 (GS) (US)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
ANTH 021:Introductory Biological AnthropologyNotes for: ANTH 021 (GN)

ANTH 021 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 133: Genetics and Evolution of the Human SpeciesNotes for: BIOL 133 (GN)

BIOL 133 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 110: Biology: Basic Concepts and BiodiversityNotes for: BIOL 110 (GN)

BIOL 110 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 141: Introductory Physiology Notes for: BIOL 141 (GN)

BIOL 141 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BI SC 001: Structure and Function of Organisms Notes for: BI SC 001 (GN)

BI SC 001 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BI SC 002: Genetics, Ecology, and EvolutionNotes for: BI SC 002 (GN)

BI SC 002 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BI SC 003: Environmental ScienceNotes for: BI SC 003 (GN)

BI SC 003 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BI SC 004: Human Body: Form and FunctionNotes for: BI SC 004 (GN)

BI SC 004 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
PSYCH 212: Introduction to Developmental Psychology Notes for: PSYCH 212 (GS)

PSYCH 212 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or HD FS 239: Adolescent DevelopmentNotes for: HD FS 239 (GS)

HD FS 239 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or EDPSY 010: Individual Differences in Education Notes for: EDPSY 010 (GS)

EDPSY 010 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RHS 100: Introduction to Disability CultureNotes for: RHS 100 (GS) (US) (IL)

RHS 100 (GS) (US) (IL)

Students at campuses other than UP should schedule General Education or elective courses in place of RHS 100, 300 & 301, which may be scheduled with the other RHS courses at UP.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16-17

Semester 4

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

RHS 300

Students at campuses other than UP should schedule General Education or elective courses in place of RHS 100, 300 & 301, which may be scheduled with the other RHS courses at UP.
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

Students at campuses other than UP should schedule General Education or elective courses in place of RHS 100, 300 & 301, which may be scheduled with the other RHS courses at UP.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Science

Natural Science (GN)

3
Elective/Minor

Elective/Minor

3
Arts

Arts (GA)

or Humanities

Humanities (GH)

3
Health and Physical Activity

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
3-4
EDPSY 101: Analysis and Interpretation of Statistical Data in EducationNotes for: EDPSY 101 (GQ)

EDPSY 101 (GQ)

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

STAT 100 (GQ)

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

STAT 200 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RHS 302: Client Assessment in Rehabilitation and Human Services Notes for: RHS 302

RHS 302

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

Arts (GA)

or Humanities

Humanities (GH)

3
3
Total credits 15-16

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
RHS 303: Group Work in Rehabilitation Practice and Human ServicesNotes for: RHS 303

RHS 303

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

RHS 400W

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

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

Elective Minor

3
CriminologyNotes for: CRIM

CRIM

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Biobehavioral HealthNotes for: BB H

BB H

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Human Development and Family StudiesNotes for: HD FS

HD FS

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH

PSYCH

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or KinesiologyNotes for: KINES

KINES

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

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
RHS 402: Children and Families in Rehabilitation Settings and Human ServicesNotes for: RHS 302

RHS 302

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

RHS 403

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

Elective/Minor

3
3
Total credits 12

Semester 8

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

RHS 495A

No Additional coursework permitted during Student Teaching.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
15
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

  • GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • Must complete at least 3 cr. of United States (US) and 3 cr. of International Cultures (IL).
  • W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.
  • ETM notes a course is required for entrance to major/certification program.
  • Summer study could reduce some of the credit loads above.
  • Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
  • Academic Advising Notes: The course series listed above is only one of many possible ways to move through this curriculum.   Please be sure to also use the curriculum checksheets and degree audits, as well as consult with an adviser about appropriate scheduling sequences, clearances for field experiences and Testing requirements. Advisers also can assist students in identifying coursework offered at Penn State in the SUMMER.
  • **Students at campuses other than UP should schedule General Education or elective courses in place of RHS 100, 300 & 301, which may be scheduled with the other RHS courses at UP.

 

Legend

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

Footnotes

ENGL 015 (GWS)
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These course carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
ENGL 030 (GWS)
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These course carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
CAS 100A (GWS)
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These course carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
RHS 100 (GS) (US) (IL)
Students at campuses other than UP should schedule General Education or elective courses in place of RHS 100, 300 & 301, which may be scheduled with the other RHS courses at UP.
RHS 300
Students at campuses other than UP should schedule General Education or elective courses in place of RHS 100, 300 & 301, which may be scheduled with the other RHS courses at UP.
RHS 301
Students at campuses other than UP should schedule General Education or elective courses in place of RHS 100, 300 & 301, which may be scheduled with the other RHS courses at UP.
RHS 495A
No Additional coursework permitted during Student Teaching.