Bachelor of Arts in Human Development and Family Studies (Option: Child and Family Services Specialization)

Degree: B.A. in Human Development and Family Studies

Option: Child and Family Services Specialization

126 credit hours required for graduation

A. General Education Requirements (54-61 credits)

_____ ENGL 10000 and/or 10400-10500 or 10800

_____ COM 11400

_____ MA/SCI/STAT/CIS/CS/F&N 30300, or Logic

_____ MA or STAT

_____ Lab Science

_____ MA/SCI/STAT/CIS/ CS/F&N 30300 or Logic

_____ Literature

_____ Philosophy (not Logic)

_____ History

_____ Aesthetics

_____ ECON 21000

_____ Political Science

_____ PSY 12000

_____ SOC 10000

CIS 20400 strongly recommended

A&D 25500, ENGL 40500, 38600 or 38700, MUS 25000, PHIL 10600 or THTR 20100

Foreign Language

12-hr sequence: FR, GER, SPAN, or JPNS

____ 10100 ____ 10200 ____ 20100 ____ 20200

C. Requirements for Human Development and Family Studies Core (49 cr. hrs)

1. All of the following:

____ BHS 10300 Freshman Seminar in Behavioral Sciences

____ BHS 20100 Statistical Methods for the Behavioral Sciences

____ BHS 20500 Introduction to Family Dynamics

____ CDFS 21000 Introduction to Human Development

____ SOC 35000 Social Psychology of Marriage

____ SOC 38300 Research Methods

____ PSY 48000 Practicum (Satisfied w/SOC 30700 or SOC 46000)

____ PSY 48000 Practicum (Satisfied w/SOC 30700 or SOC 46000)

____ PSY 43300 Theories in Human Development

Prerequisite to PSY 43300: PSY 12000, BHS 20500 and PSY 36100 or BHS 20500 and CDFS 21000

denotes Experiential Learning course

2. All of the following – Child and Family Services Specialization:

____SOC 22000 Social Problems5

____SOC 26100 Basic Helping Skills/Human Services

____SOC 30600 Methods in Human Services

____SOC 36400 Child and Family Welfare

3. Choose two course from the following – Child and Family Services Specialization:

____PSY 36100 Human Development I: Infancy & Early Childhood

____PSY 36200 Human Development II: Adolescence

____PSY 36300 Human Development III: Adulthood

4. Choose two courses from the following:

____COM 31000 Family Communications

____PSY 35500 Child Abuse and Neglect

____PSY 43500 Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy

____PSY 53200 Psychological Disorders of Childhood

____PSY 55000 Introduction to Clinical Psychology

____SOC 36100 The Institution of Social Welfare

____SOC 44000 Sociology of Health and Illness

____WOST 12100 Introduction to Women’s Studies

Electives or Minor (16-23 cr. hrs)

Child and Family Services Specialization Bingo Sheet