Recommended Academic Plan for Associate Degree in Human Development and Family Studies/Adult Development and Aging option (2EHFS/ADA at World Campus)

Effective Fall 2007

Fall

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 129 (GS) - Introduction to Human Development and Family StudiesNotes for: HDFS 129 (GS)

HDFS 129 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 015 (GWS) - Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015 (GWS)

ENGL 015 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
PSYCH 100 (GS) - PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100 (GS)

PSYCH 100 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
STAT 100 (GQ) - Statistical Concepts and ReasoningNotes for: STAT 100 (GQ)

STAT 100 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or STAT 200 (GQ) - Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200 (GQ)

STAT 200 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or EDPSY 101 (GQ) - Analysis and Interpretation of Statistical Data in EducationNotes for: EDPSY 101 (GQ)

EDPSY 101 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
Supporting Course

Supporting Course

3
Total credits 15-16

Spring

Course DetailsCredits
HD FS 249 (GS) - Adult Development and AgingNotes for: HD FS 249 (GS)

HD FS 249 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HD FS 301 - Values and Ethics in Health and Human Development ProfessionsNotes for: HD FS 301

HD FS 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CAS 100 (GWS) - Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100 (GWS)

CAS 100 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
Supporting Course

Supporting Course

3
Total credits 15

Fall

Course DetailsCredits
HD FS 315 (US) - Family DevelopmentNotes for: HD FS 315 (US)

HD FS 315 (US)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HD FS 315Y (US) - Family DevelopmentNotes for: HD FS 315Y (US)

HD FS 315Y (US)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or SOC 030 (GS) - Sociology of the FamilyNotes for: SOC 030 (GS)

SOC 030 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HD FS 395 - Pre-Internship CourseworkNotes for: HD FS 395

HD FS 395

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HD FS 311 - Human Development and Family Studies InterventionsNotes for: HD FS 311

HD FS 311

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course

Supporting Course

3
Supporting Course

Supporting Course

3
Total credits 15

Spring

Course DetailsCredits
BIOL 141 (GN) - Introductory PhysiologyNotes for: BIOL 141 (GN)

BIOL 141 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 155 (GN) - Introduction to the Biology of AgingNotes for: BIOL 155 (GN)

BIOL 155 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BI SC 004 (GN) - Human Body: Form and FunctionNotes for: BI SC 004 (GN)

BI SC 004 (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
HD FS 395 - Internship Site ExperienceNotes for: HD FS 395

HD FS 395

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Supporting Course

Supporting Course

3
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

  • GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GN and GHA 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 requirements.
  • Y and W are codes used to designate courses that satisfy the University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement. If HD FS 315Y is not taken, a course with a W designation will be required to fulfill the Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.
  • It is possible to fulfill the Writing Across the Curriculum requirement with an elective.
  • A minimum of 60 credits is required to complete the degree.

Academic Advising Notes:

Students selecting a GH course or supporting course are encouraged to schedule a course with the US or IL designation.

Students selecting a GQ course are encouraged to check with an academic adviser for appropriate MATH entrance requirements.  

It is recommended that students fulfill the Writing Across the Curriculum requirement by taking HD FS 315Y via the World Campus.  If HD FS 315Y is not taken, HD FS 312W or another course with the W designation will fulfill that requirement.  The W designated course can also fulfill the Elective requirement. 

Students are encouraged to review the HD FS Supporting Courses list (http://www.hhdev.psu.edu/hdfs/undergrad/supporting_courses.html) for appropriate courses to fulfill the supporting course requirements.

Program Notes:

Many of the courses required for the 2EHFS degree may apply to the HD FS baccalaureate degree program.

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# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

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