Recommended Academic Plan for Associate Degree in Human Development and Family Studies/Children Youth and Family Services option (2EHFS/CYF 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 15 (GWS) - Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 15 (GWS)

ENGL 15 (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
PSYCH 100 (GS) - Introductory 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
HDFS 229 (GS) - Infant and Child DevelopmentNotes for: HDFS 229 (GS)

HDFS 229 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 239 (GS) - Adolescent DevelopmentNotes for: HDFS 239 (GS)

HDFS 239 (GS)

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

HDFS 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
HDFS 315 (US) - Family DevelopmentNotes for: HDFS 315 (US)

HDFS 315 (US)

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

HDFS 315Y (US)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or SOC 30 (GS) - Sociology of the FamilyNotes for: SOC 30 (GS)

SOC 30 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HDFS 229 (GS) - Infant and Child DevelopmentNotes for: HDFS 229 (GS)

HDFS 229 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 239 (GS) - Adolescent DevelopmentNotes for: HDFS 239 (GS)

HDFS 239 (GS)

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

HDFS 395

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

HDFS 311

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
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 BISC 004 (GN) - Human Body: Form and FunctionNotes for: BISC 004 (GN)

BISC 004 (GN)

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

HDFS 395

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

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 HDFS 315Y is not taken, a course with a W designation will be required to fulfill the Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.
  • 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 HDFS 312W, HDFS 315Y via the World Campus.

Students are encouraged to review the HDFS 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 HDFS baccalaureate degree program.

Legend

# 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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