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Human Development & Family Studies

LIFESPAN HUMAN SERVICE OPTION

Recommended Academic Plan- Effective Summer 2006

A minimum of 120 CREDITS ARE REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION



First Year- Fall Semester Courses

  • ENGL 015 - Rhetoric and Composition (GWS, 3 Credits)
  • HD FS 129 - Intro to HD FS (3 Credits)
  • First Year Seminar (1 Credit)
  • Humanities Elective (GH, 3 Credits)
  • Natural Science Elective (GN, 3 Credits)
  • Social and Behavioral Science (GS, 3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 16

First Year- Spring Semester Courses

  • Art Elective (GA, 3 Credits)
  • CAS100 - Effective Speech (GWS, 3 Credits)
  • Elective (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 239/249 - Infant, Adolescent, Adult Dev. (3 Credits)
  • U.S. Cultures (3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15

Second Year- Fall Semester Courses

  • Art Elective (GA. 3 Credits)
  • HD FS 229/239 - Infant, Adolescent, Adult Dev. (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 311 - HD FS Interventions (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 315W - Family Development (Credits)
  • Quantification (GQ, 3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15

Second Year- Spring Semester Courses

  • Elective (3 Credits)
  • GHA Elective (3 Credits)
  • Natural Science Elective (GN, 3 Credits)
  • Social & Behavioral Science Elective (GS, 3 Credits)
  • STAT 200 - Elementary Statistics (GQ, 4 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 16

Third Year- Fall Semester Courses

  • HD FS 301 - Value and Ethics (3 Credits)
  • Natural Science Elective (GN, 3 Credits)
  • Supporting Course (300-400 Level, HD FS 302A) (3 Credits)
  • Supporting Course (400 Level) (3 Credits)
  • Supporting Courses (6 Credits)
  • STAT 200 - Elementary Statistics (GQ, 4 Credits) (if not completed)
  • Total Credits: 18

Third Year- Spring Semester Courses

  • ENGL 202A or 202D - Effective Writing (GWS, 3 Credits)
  • HD FS 312W - Empirical Inquiry (3 Credit)
  • HD FS 411 - The Helping Relationship (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 455 - Dev. of Human Services Programs (3 Credits)
  • Supporting Course (400 Level) (3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15

Fourth Year- Fall Semester Courses

  • HD FS 401 - Project Planning (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 414 - Resolving HD FS Problems (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 418 - Family Relationships (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 429 or 445 - Advanced Child thru Adult (3 Credits)
  • Humanities (GH, 3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15

Fourth Year- Spring Semester Courses

  • HD FS 402- Human Services Seminar (4 Credits)
  • HD FS 433- Developmental Transition to Adulthood (3 Credits)
  • HD FS 495C - Professional Practicum (6 to 8 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 13-15




Bold indicates courses requiring a grade of C or better.

Italic indicates courses that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.

Italic Bold indicates courses requiring a quality grade of C or better and that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.

GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.

US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/ International Cultures.

W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

Program Notes: As long as one Art (GA) and one Humanities (GH) and one Social Science (GS) are taken across the four semesters, the particular order in which these courses are taken is not relevant.

Academic Advising: A student's career/graduate school plans should be considered in developing an individual academic plan.

Be sure to consult an advisor in this department when scheduling courses.