2016-17 Degree Plan

Family and Child Studies (Human Development and Family Relations Concentration), BS

College of Education: Department of Individual, Family, and Community Education
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 16 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition or ENGL 111: Composition I and ENGL 112: Composition II or ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition 3 C
STAT 145: Introduction to Statistics 3 C
Foreign Language Core Course 3 C
Fine Arts Core Course 3 C
BIOL 110: Biology Non-Majors or BIOL 123: Biology for Health Related Sciences and Non-Majors 3 C
BIOL 112L: Biology Laboratory for Non-Majors or BIOL 124L: Biology for Health Related Sciences and Non-Majors Lab 1 C
  • If BIOL 110 is chosen BIOL 112L has to be taken. Similarly if BIOL 123 is chosen BIOL 124L has to be taken.
Term Hours: 16
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 31 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
NUTR 120: Nutrition for Health or NUTR 244: Human Nutrition 3 C
FCS 105: Introduction to Family and Child Studies 3 C
FCS 213: Marriage and Family Relationships 3 C
ENGL 120: Composition III 3 C
Physical and Natural Science Core Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 46 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS 312: Parent-Child Interactions 3 C
FCS 310 or FCS 313 or FCS 411 or FCS 412 3 C
Writing and Speaking Core Course 3 C
Humanities Core Course 3 C
Social and Behavioral Science Core Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 62 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS 305: Research and Evaluation in Family and Child Studies 3 C
FCS 310 or FCS 313 or FCS 411 or FCS 412 3 C
Elective 4 C
Humanities Core Course 3 C
Social and Behavioral Science Core Course 3 C
Term Hours: 16
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 77 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS 310 or FCS 313 or FCS 411 or FCS 412 3 C
FCS 203 or FCS 304 or FCS 315 or FCS 416 3 C
FCS 341 or FCS 343 or FCS 344 or FCS 443 3 C
Minor or FCS Elective 3 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 93 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS 403: Growth and Development of the Preschool Child 2 C
FCS 407L: Preschool Child Laboratory 2 C
FCS 341 or FCS 343 or FCS 344 or FCS 443 3 C
Minor or FCS Elective 3 C
Minor or FCS Elective 3 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 16
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 108 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS 203 or FCS 304 or FCS 315 or FCS 416 3 C
FCS 203 or FCS 304 or FCS 315 or FCS 416 3 C
Minor or FCS Elective 3 C
Minor or FCS Elective 3 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 120 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS 481: Public Policy and Advocacy in Family and Child Studies 3 C
FCS 484: The Sociocultural Context of Families 3 C
FCS 395: Field Experience 3 C
Minor or FCS Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 12
Degree Plan Notes
  • Keep in mind that minimum grades on road map are for individual coursework only. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.5 cumulative GPA for admission and 2.0 cumulative GPA for graduation from the College of Education.