HESI - Higher Ed, Student Affairs, and International Ed Policy

HESI417 Advanced Leadership Seminar (3 Credits)

Students will analyze and synthesize the concept of leadership using cultural, ethical, sociological, historical perspectives. Exploration and reflection of personal values, decision making, in-depth analysis on various leadership activities. Theories will be emphasized.

Prerequisite: HESI217; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department.

Restriction: Permission of EDUC-Counseling, Higher Education and Special Education department.

Credit Only Granted for: EDCP417 or HESI417.

HESI418 Special Topics in Leadership (3 Credits)

The special topics and leadership course will address a single topic related to leadership through the semester. In-depth study and analysis on the topic will be the basis for the course. Topics include gender and leadership, ethics and leadership, and culture and leadership. Leadership will serve as the foundation in the course.

Repeatable to: 6 credits if content differs.

Credit Only Granted for: HESI418 or EDCP418.

Formerly: EDCP418.

HESI470 Introduction to Student Personnel (3 Credits)

A systematic analysis of research and theoretical literature on a variety of major problems in the organization and administration of student personnel services in higher education. Included will be discussion of such topics as the student personnel philosophy in education, counseling services, discipline, housing, student activities, financial aid, health, remedial services, etc.

Restriction: Permission of EDUC-Counseling, Higher Education and Special Education department.

Credit Only Granted for: EDCP470 or HESI470.

Formerly: EDCP470.

HESI489 Field Experiences in Higher Education, Student Affairs, and International Education Poli (1-4 Credits)

Planned field experience in education and community related activities. Credit not to be granted for experiences accrued prior to registration.

Restriction: Permission of EDUC-Counseling, Higher Education and Special Education department.

HESI498 Special Problems in Higher Education, Student Affairs, and International Education Policy (1-3 Credits)

Available only to HESI students who have formal plans for individual study of approved problems.

Prerequisite: Available only to HISA, HIED, and HIEP students who have formal plans for individual study of approved problems.

Restriction: Permission of EDUC-Counseling, Higher Education and Special Education department.

HESI499 Workshops, Clinics, Institutes (1-6 Credits)

The following type of educational enterprise may be scheduled under this course heading: workshops conducted by the Higher Education, Student Affairs, and International Education Policy program (or developed cooperatively with other departments, colleges and universities) and not otherwise covered in the present course listings.

Repeatable to: 6 credits.

HESI655 Organizational Dimensions of Student Affairs (3 Credits)

Exploration of leadership and organizational change of student affairs programs in post-secondary education.

Prerequisite: EDCP610; or permission of EDUC-Counseling, Higher Education and Special Education department.

Credit Only Granted for: EDCP655 or HESI655.

Formerly: EDCP655.

HESI671 Intergroup Dialogue Facilitation Practicum (3 Credits)

Developing knowledge and skills for facilitating intergroup dialogues. Using the principles and content of intergroup dialogues to create scenarios for the practice of listening, understanding, and taking action under theories of social justice.

Prerequisite: EDCP616 and HESI771; or permission of instructor.

Restriction: Limited to HESI Student Affairs Concentration students only.

Credit Only Granted for: EDCP671 or HESI671.

Formerly: EDCP671.

HESI672 Individual and Organizational Assessment in Student Affairs (3 Credits)

An examination of the scholarship and practice of assessment of college student learning and developmental outcomes as well as organizational practices that contribute to those outcomes.

Credit Only Granted for: EDCP672 or HESI672.

Formerly: EDCP672.

HESI739 Higher Education, Student Affairs, & International Education Policy Study Abroad (1-6 Credits)

An exploration of topics related to higher education, student affairs, & international education policy abroad. Participants engage in tenets associated with University of Maryland Education Abroad programs.

Repeatable to: 9 credits.

HESI771 The College Student (3 Credits)

A demographic study of the characteristics of college students as well as a study of their aspirations, values, and purposes.

Credit Only Granted for: EDCP771 or HESI771.

Formerly: EDCP771.

HESI773 Designing Qualitative Research in Counseling and Student Affairs Contexts (3 Credits)

Introduction to philosophical and epistemological foundations, methodologies and methods associated with qualitative research designs appropriate in student affairs and counseling contexts.

Credit Only Granted for: EDCP773 or HESI773.

Formerly: EDCP773.