Should You Declare A Human Relations Major?

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Human Relation Quizzes & Trivia

Enjoy working with people? Searching for a career that involves the leadership, supervision and management of others? Considering an undergraduate degree in a people-oriented discipline? High Point University offers a unique academic program in human relations. The central focus of the human relations major is to develop a student’s understanding of various aspects of interpersonal relations linked to individual, group and organizational goal achievement and to develop skills necessary for professional success via a hands-on approach.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Would you consider yourself in most situations to be a: 
    • A. 

      Leader

    • B. 

      Follower

    • C. 

      Independent

  • 2. 
    What type of career would you like to go into? 
    • A. 

      Something that has a lot of social interactions with people

    • B. 

      I have no idea. I have a lot of interests so something with a lot of flexibility

    • C. 

      Something that deals with numbers and facts, and/or has specific training

  • 3. 
    When it comes to having conversations with people what do you find yourself doing most? 
    • A. 

      Talking and making decisions

    • B. 

      Listening and analyzing the information

    • C. 

      Wondering and being confused

  • 4. 
    How do you prefer to learn? 
    • A. 

      Hands on through real-world work experiences

    • B. 

      Lectures, papers and group discussions

    • C. 

      Trial and error and plug and chug methods

  • 5. 
    How would you rate your own EQ? 
    • A. 

      It's higher than my IQ.

    • B. 

      It's equal to or less than my IQ.

    • C. 

      I have no idea.

  • 6. 
    It's time for a class project what do you find yourself doing most? 
    • A. 

      Collaborating in a group

    • B. 

      Pair and share discussion

    • C. 

      Working independently

  • 7. 
    When it comes to presenting in front of a group of people I am: 
    • A. 

      Confident and loving it

    • B. 

      Adequate and able to get through it

    • C. 

      Mortified and would rather be doing anything else

  • 8. 
    Two people you know are arguing. How do you deal with it? 
    • A. 

      Try to help them come to a compromise while being fair and objective.

    • B. 

      Tell them you've been in a situation like this and share how you fixed it.

    • C. 

      Add fuel to the fire and share more damaging information that was said.

  • 9. 
    What are your strongest skills? 
    • A. 

      Communication (verbal/written), Teamwork (works well with others), and Interpersonal skills (relates to others)

    • B. 

      Strong work ethic, Motivation/Initiative, and Flexibility/Adaptability

    • C. 

      Analytical, Detail-oriented, and Computer skills

  • 10. 
    What is your general assumption about people? 
    • A. 

      People are great! More people means there are more ideas to draw from.

    • B. 

      People are hard to deal with sometimes but great to get more done.

    • C. 

      People are generally out for themselves and can't be trusted so I tend to stay to myself.

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