BS Family Studies

Fall 2014

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major: Family Studies
Concentration:

General Education Core Curriculum

Communication - 6 Hours:

ENGL 1301 Composition I

Select one from:

  • COMM 1315 - Public Speaking I
  • COMM 1321 - Business and Professional Speech
  • DSDE 1371 - ASL I
  • FREN 1311 - Beginning French I
  • SPAN 1311 - Beginning Spanish I

Mathematics - 3 Hours:

MATH 1314 - College Algebra (Non Calculus Track)

Life and Physical Sciences* - 6 Hours From:

BIOL 1308 - General Biology (Non-Majors)

BIOL 1315 - Plants and Human Society (Non-Majors)

BIOL 1406 - General Biology I (Majors)

BIOL 1407 - General Biology II (Majors)

BIOL 2306 - Environmental Science

BIOL 2401 - Anatomy and Physiology I

BIOL 2402 - Anatomy and Physiology II

CHEM 1306 - Chemistry for Allied Health Sciences

CHEM 1308 - Biochemistry for Allied Health Sciences

CHEM 1311 - General Chemistry I

CHEM 1312 - General Chemistry II

GEOL 1390 - Introductory Environmental & Physical Geology

GEOL 1403 - Geology I: Physical Geology

GEOL 1404 - Geology II: Historical Geology

PHYS 1305 - Elementary Physics I Lecture

PHYS 1307 - Elementary Physics II Lecture

PHYS 1311 - Introduction to Astronomy Lecture

PHYS 1401 - College Physics I

PHYS 1402 - College Physics II

PHYS 1405 - Elementary Physics I

PHYS 1407 - Elementary Physics II

PHYS 1411 - Introduction to Astronomy

PHYS 2425 - University Physics I

PHYS 2426 - University Physics II

SPSC 1301 - Space Exploration

SPSC 1401 - Space Science

Language, Philosophy and Culture - 3 Hours From:

ENGL 2300 - Close Reading II

ENGL 2310 - British Literature Before 1800

ENGL 2320 - British Literature After 1800

ENGL 2322 - British Literature

ENGL 2326 - American Literature

ENGL 2331 - World Literature

ENGL 2371 - Masterworks of Asian Literature

ENGL 2376 - African American Literature

Creative Arts - 3 Hours From:

ARTS 1301 - Art Appreciation

ARTS 1303 - Art History I

COMM 1375 - Film Appreciation

DANC 2304 - Dance Appreciation

MUSI 1306 - Music Appreciation

MUSI 1310 - History of Rock and Roll

PHIL 1330 - Arts and Ideas

THEA 1310 - Introduction to Theatre

American History - 6 Hours From:

HIST 1301 - US History I 1763-1877

HIST 1302 - US History II Since 1877

HIST 2301 Texas History

Government/Political Science - 6 Hours:

POLS 2301 - Introduction to American Government I

POLS 2302 - Introduction to American Government II

Social/Behavioral Sciences - 3 Hours:

BULW 1370 - Business Environment and Public Policy

INEN 2373 - Engineering Economics

PSYC 2301 - General Psychology

SOCI 1301 - Introduction to Sociology

ECON 1301 - Principles and Policies

ECON 2301 - Principles of Economics I Macro

ECON 2302 - Principles of Economics II Micro

Component Area Option - 6 Hours:


One From:

  • ENGL 1302 - Composition II
  • ENGL 1374 - Composition

One From:

  • MATH 1342 - Statistics
  • PSYC 2317 - Introduction to Statistical Methods


Required Courses for Major

Family and Consumer Sciences Core - 6 Hours:

FCSC 3301 - Human Well-being: Individual, Family, Community, World

FCSC 4301 - Senior Seminar Professional Development

Program Core - 12 Hours:

FCSC 1322 - Nutrition and Diet

FCSC 1377 - Survey of Marriage and Family

FCSC 2316 - Community Resources for Families

FCSC 4367 - Field Experience

Family Studies Core - 18 Hours:

FCSC 2306 - Historical & Cultural Context of the Family

FCSC 3340 - Child and Adolescent Development

FCSC 3341 - Human Development II

FCSC 4329 - Family Interaction and Function

FCSC 4335 - Contemporary Issues in Family Life

One From:

  • FCSC 4302 - Intimate Partner Relationships
  • FCSC 4327 - Parent-Child Relationships


Elective Courses

Specialization Options (select one area) - 18 hours:

Families & Health:

FCSC 4326 Family Violence
FCSC 4323 Admin Programs
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved HLTH Upper Level Elective
Approved HLTH Elective
Approved Elective

Families, Law & Public Policy:

FCSC 4326 Family Violence
FCSC 4305 Non-Traditional Structure
Approved POLS Upper Level Elective
Approved CRIJ Upper Level Elective
Approved Elective
Approved Elective

Family Life Education & Guidance:

FCSC 4318 Theories of Marriage & Family Therapy
FCSC 4323 Admin Programs
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved Elective
Approved Elective

Family Social Services:

FCSC 4305 Non-Traditional Structure
FCSC 4323 Admin Programs
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved Elective
Approved Elective

Family Social Science Research:

Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved Elective
Approved Elective

Other Specified Emphasis Area or Minor:

Approved FCSC Upper Level Course
Approved Upper Level Elective
Approved Upper LEvel Elective
Approved Upper LEvel Elective
Approved Elective
Approved Elective

Other

Supporting Courses - 24 Hours:

COSC 1371 - Microcomputers

or other approved COSC course

Approved upper level social Science elective

Approved upper level electives - 6 hours

approved electives - 12 hours

Hours

120