Course Sequence

Bachelor of Science in Retailing and Consumer Science

Recommended Course Sequence

The following is a list of required courses for the Bachelor of Sciencein in Retailing and Consumer Science (RCS) degree, with a recommended sequencing of courses through four years (i.e. 8 semesters). For official course descriptions and prerequisites visit the University of Houston Course Catalog.

Recommended Course Sequence for Bachelor of Science in Retailing and Consumer Science - Fall 2013 (PDF)

Recommended Course Sequence for a Bachelor of Science in Retailing and Consumer Science
FreshmanSophomoreJuniorSenior
Fall Spring Fall Spring Fall Spring Fall Spring
ENGL 1303 ENGL 1304 POLS 1336 POLS 1337 HDCS 3300 or TELS 3340 SCLT 3381 HDCS 4300 HDCS 4380
HIST 1377 HIST 1378 HDCS 3303 SCLT 2380 HDCS 3304 TECH 3365 HDCS 4303 HDCS 4386
Social Science Writing the Discipline HDCS 1300 Natural Science *RCS Elective, Specialization , non-RCS approved Content block

 

*RCS Elective, Specialization , non-RCS approved Content block *RCS Elective, Specialization , non-RCS approved Content block *RCS Elective, Specialization , non-RCS approved Content block *RCS Elective, Specialization , non-RCS approved Content block
MATH 1310 Math / Reasoning Math / Reasoning Natural Science TMTH 3360 HDCS 3369 HRD 4340 HDCS 4393
ITEC 1301 Visual and Performing Arts HDCS 3301 Elective or Minor Elective or Minor Elective or Minor Elective or Minor Humanities

* List of Electives & Specialization

Approved non-RCS content coursework (15 hrs): See faculty advisor

Retailing and Consumer Science Electives: HDCS 3302, HDCS 4302, HDCS 4370, HDCS 4372, HDCS 4374, HDCS 4375, HDCS 4376, HDCS 4394, HDCS 4396

Technology Entrepreneurship Specialization: **Requires approved minor HDCS 4370, HDCS 4372, HDCS 4374, HDCS 4376, (HDCS 4394, SCLT 2362)

E-Tailing Specialization: HDCS 4374, HDCS 4375, (9 hours from HDCS 3304, HDCS 4302, HDCS 4394, SCLT 2362, SCLT 3387, SCLT 4387)

Training & Development Specialization: HRD 4344, HRD 4346, HRD 4351, HRD 4394, Approved HDCS elective