Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Human Resources Development

Overview

Please note this document is accurate for those who enrolled during the Fall 2010 semester. If you are unsure about which degree plan you are on, please check with your academic advisor.

For the official requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Human Resources Development, see the University of Houston Catalog.

Human Resources Development Major Requirements

  • DIGM 2350 - Graphics for Digital Media
  • HDCS 3300 - Organizational Decisions in Technology
  • TECH 3365 - Applications of Discrete Methods in Technology
  • TELS 3345 - Human Resources in Technology
  • HRD 3303 - Measuring Performance Outcomes
  • HRD 3310 - Introduction to Career Development and Planning
  • HRD 3350 - Global HRD or INTB 3350 - International Business
  • HDCS 4300 - Research in HDCS
  • HDCS 4386 - Communication Strategies for Merchandising and Industrial Distribution
  • HRD 4340 - Introduction to Training and Development
  • HRD 4344 - Technology Applications in Human Resource Development
  • HRD 4346 - Needs Assessment in Human Resource Development
  • HRD 4351 - Instructional Strategies and Design for TRDE
  • HRD 4396 - Internship in HRD

Professional Studies Area of Specialization

Approved course work (15 semester hours) or minor

  • See faculty advisor for approval of a 15 semester hour content block that addresses your career goals

College Requirements

Mathematics/Reasoning

12 semester hours which includes university core

  • MATH 1310 - College Algebra
  • TMTH 3360 - Applied Technical Statistics
  • Six semester hours of Math Reasoning/Formal Science selected from core approved list

Writing in the Discipline

3 semester hours which includes university core

  • HDCS 1300 - Human Ecosystems and Technological Change

Program Requirements

Computer Literacy

  • ITEC 1301 - Introduction to Computer Application Technology

Electives: 12 Semester hours (or minor)

  • Electives or minor must be from approved technical area for students pursuing Technology Entrepreneurship specializations.