Curriculum - BS in HES, General Studies
The purpose of this program is to give the student with specific career goals an opportunity
to develop an innovative program of study with a focus on at least one area within
the College. Each student majoring in general studies is expected to file a program of study prior
to the completion of 100 hours and in accordance with the following guidelines:
- The proposed course of study must include 120 hours, including the statewide general
studies requirements, The University of Alabama Core Curriculum requirements, and
the College of Human Environmental Sciences core.
- The proposed course of study must give evidence that the student has built a cohesive
structure of interrelated ideas around a focus within the College of Human Environmental
Sciences and must include a minimum of 35 hours of coursework offered by the College
of Human Environmental Sciences.
- At the time of submission, the proposal must include a statement of approval by a
faculty advisor chosen from the area of specialization.
- The proposal must indicate that the student has examined the relationship of the proposed
program to his or her career goals and post-graduation plans.
Please note that courses are subject to change.