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Bachelor of Science in
Human Services

At a glance

Online
classes with local tutorials

121 Credit Hours

UGX 333,250
per credit hour

UGX 40,323,250 total for degree

Flexible
schedule

What is this programme all about?

Put your care for the needs of others to work with organizational, administrative, and strategic leadership. Integrating biblical foundations with practical application, this degree is ideal for anyone interested in a working in social services, education, behavioral health management, and healthcare.

What will you be taught?

1. Integrate the principles of the human services profession with biblically informed values.
2. Demonstrate collaborative and effective problem-solving skills using multiple theoretical approaches.
3. Develop administration skills that require the application of theory in a variety of human services agency situation and settings.
4. Research contemporary issues in human services to provide practical solutions, and communicate results through clear, concise and appropriate

Where can you use these skills?

  • Social Services
  • Education
  • Behavioral Health Management
  • Community Development
  • Christian Ministries

How will you use these skills in your careers?

As a graduate, you can look for jobs in the human services field, including social services, education, community development, and ministry while pursuing organisational leadership roles as well.

What will you be able to do in your new jobs?

  • Understand and apply various approaches to human services
  • Conduct effective conflict management
  • Communicate and network professionally
  • Integrate public, private, and community resources in programs
  • Demonstrate basic pastoral counseling skills

Which university is offering this programme?

Southeastern University, a Christ-centred institution based in Florida in the US, is partnering with Christian Halls to offer this programme in East Africa. Click here to visit the Southeastern University website to know more.

What are the admission requirements?

High school transcripts
(C grade or better)

Passport-size
photograph

Curriculum vitae
(CV or resume)

National identification
document

ACT or SAT scores
(optional)

What are the programme details?

In this undergraduate programme, you will be covering advanced human services topics in preparation for professional leadership roles.
The courses included in the degree are listed below. Note that courses are not listed in the order they are taken. To read more about each course, please visit the SEU online catalog here.

Bachelor of Science in Human Services (121 hours)

Intellectual and Practical Skills – 15 Hours


  • DCOM 1433 – FUNDAMENTALS OF SPEECH Credits: 3
  • ENGL 1133 – ENGLISH COMPOSITION I Credits: 3
  • ENGL 1233 – ENGLISH COMPOSITION II Credits: 3

Mathematics:


  • Select one of the following:
  • MATH 1213 – COLLEGE ALGEBRA Credits: 3
  • MATH 1313 – TOPICS IN MATHEMATICS Credits: 3
  • MATH 1323 – EXPLORATIONS IN MATHEMATICS Credits: 3
  • MATH 2023 – INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS Credits: 3
  • BBUS 2433 – DATA MANAGEMENT AND ANALYSIS Credits: 3

Engaging Human Culture and the Natural World – 19 Hours


Historical Perspective (select one):


  • HIST 1033 – WORLD CIVILIZATION TO 1600 Credits: 3
  • HIST 1043 – WORLD CIVILIZATION SINCE 1600 Credits: 3
  • HIST 2013 – AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877 Credits: 3
  • HIST 2023 – AMERICAN HISTORY 1877 TO PRESENT Credits: 3
  • PPOL 2413 – UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT Credits: 3

Humanities Elective (select one):


  • HUMS 2033 – THEATRE APPRECIATION Credits: 3
  • HUMS 2233 – INTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES Credits: 3

Literature Elective


  • ENGL 2133 – WI:INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE Credits:3

Behavioral Science Elective (select one):


  • PSYC 1133 – INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY Credits:3
  • PSYC 1233 – PSYCHOLOGY OF ADJUSTMENT Credits:3

Social Science Elective (select one):


  • SSCI 2033 – HUMANS IN SOCIETY Credits: 3
  • SSCI 2233 – MARRIAGE AND FAMILY Credits: 3
  • BBUS 2203 – INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS Credits:3

Natural Science Elective (select course and its corresponding lab):


  • NSCI 1034 – LIFE SCIENCE LECTURE/LAB Credits: 4
  • BIOL 1334 – ESSENTIALS OF HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY LECTURE/LAB Credits: 4

Spiritual Formation– 13 Hours


College and Christian Calling:


  • CORE 1001 – COLLEGE AND CHRISTIAN CALLING Credits: 1

Old Testament Elective:


  • BIOT 1433 – OLD TESTAMENT INTERPRETATION Credits: 3

New Testament Elective:


  • BINT 1533 – NEW TESTAMENT INTERPRETATION Credits: 3

Christian Studies:


  • THEO 2133 – THEOLOGY OF GOD AND HUMANITY Credits: 3

Faith Integration:


  • HUSV 3433 – HUMAN SERVICES AND FAITH INTEGRATION Credits: 3

Christian Responsibility – 9 Hours


  • CORE 1503 – PERSONAL STEWARDSHIP Credits: 3
  • CORE 2013 – HUMAN DIVERSITY AND CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY Credits: 3
  • THEO 3123 – INTRODUCTION TO ETHICS Credits: 3

Required Organization Leadership Core – 28 Hours


  • HUSV 2013 – INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES Credits: 3
  • HUSV 2043 – CASE MANAGEMENT & INTERVENTION Credits: 3
  • HUSV 2053 – WI: HUMAN SERVICES DELIVERY Credits: 3
  • HUSV 2433 – HUMAN SERVICES & DEVELOPMENT ACROSS LIFE-SPAN Credits: 3
  • HUSV 3033 – GROUP DYNAMICS Credits: 3
  • HUSV 3063 – PROGRAM PLANNING AND EVALUATION Credits: 3
  • HUSV 3073 – HUMAN SERVICES PRACTICUM I Credits: 3
  • HUSV 3083 – HUMAN SERVICES PRACTICUM II Credits: 3
  • HUSV 3333 – UNDERSTANDING HUMAN DIVERSITY Credits: 3
  • HUSV 3533 – CONFLICT RESOLUTION IN HUMAN SERVICES Credits: 3
  • HUSV 3833 – MANAGEMENT IN HUMAN SERVICES Credits: 3
  • HUSV 4053 – WI: RESEARCH METHODS Credits: 3
General Electives are any courses that do not satisfy any specific course requirements of your programand which you have not previously taken.
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