Recommended Academic Plan for BS in Human Development and Family Studies (HFSCC-LSDS) Life Span Developmental Science Option (Worthington Scranton) - Program Year 2014

Effective Fall 2014

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 129 - Introduction to Human Development & Family StudiesNotes for: HDFS 129

HDFS 129

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Quantification (GQ)

Quantification

3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science

3
Social and Behavior Science (GS)

Social and Behavior Science

3
Total credits 15

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 229 - Infant and Child Development Notes for: HDFS 229

HDFS 229

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 239 - Adolescent Development Notes for: HDFS 239

HDFS 239

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
EDPSY 101 (GQ) - Analysis and Interpretation of Statistical Data in Education Notes for: ESPSY 101

ESPSY 101

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

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
CAS 100A (GWS) - Effective Speech Notes for: CAS 100A

CAS 100A

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA)

Arts

3
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3
Total credits 15-16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 315 (US) - Family Development Notes for: HDFS 315

HDFS 315

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HDFS 229 - Infant and Child Development Notes for: HDFS 229

HDFS 229

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 249 - Adult Development and Aging Notes for: HDFS 249

HDFS 249

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HDFS 312W - Empirical Inquiry in Human Development Notes for: HDFS 312W

HDFS 312W

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

HDFS 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities

3
Total credits 15

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 311 - Human Development and Family Studies Interventions Notes for: HDFS 311

HDFS 311

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)Notes for: Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
300/400-Level HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)Notes for: 400-Level HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)

400-Level HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 428 - Infant Development Notes for: HDFS 428

HDFS 428

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 429 - Advanced Child Development Notes for: HDFS 429

HDFS 429

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 433 - Developmental Transition to Adulthood Notes for: HDFS 433

HDFS 433

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 445 - Development Throughout Adulthood Notes for: HDFS 445

HDFS 445

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)Notes for: Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)

Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)

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Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)Notes for: Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HDFS US Cultures RequirementNotes for: HDFS (US) Cultures Requirement

HDFS (US) Cultures Requirement

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 418 - Family Relationships Notes for: HDFS 418

HDFS 418

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HDFS 428 - Infant Development Notes for: HDFS 428

HDFS 428

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 429 - Advanced Child Development Notes for: HDFS 429

HDFS 429

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 433 - Developmental Transition to Adulthood Notes for: HDFS 433

HDFS 433

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 445 - Development Throughout Adulthood Notes for: HDFS 445

HDFS 445

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)Notes for: Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)

Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)

See Advisor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 202A (GWS) - Effective Writing: Writing in the Social Sciences Notes for: ENGL 202A

ENGL 202A

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 494 - Research Project Notes for: HDFS 494

HDFS 494

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 494H - Senior Honors Thesis Notes for: HDFS 494H

HDFS 494H

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)Notes for: Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)

Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)

See Advisor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)Notes for: Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)

Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#3)

See Advisor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#4)Notes for: Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#4)

Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#4)

See Advisor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)Notes for: Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

See Advisor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
HDFS 494 - Research Project Notes for: HDFS 494

HDFS 494

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HDFS 494H - Senior Honors Thesis Notes for: HDFS 494H

HDFS 494H

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)Notes for: Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)

Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)

See Advisor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#4)Notes for: Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#4)

Supporting HDFS Course (Option Req.#4)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)Notes for: Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)

See Advisor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

Program Notes

1.  Students are encouraged to take HDFS 312W in Semester 3, if possible.
2.  In consultation with an adviser, students will find a faculty member during their 5th or 6th semester to serve as the supervisor for HDFS 494, research project.  This is a two-semester senior-year project culminating in Semester 8 research paper.

Academic Advising Notes

Math 021 is considered the standard 1st semester GQ .  Students are encouraged to check with their advisor on the appropriate Math sequencing if not placed in Math 021 first semester.
It is recommended that General Education Arts (GA) and Humanities (GH) be taken in junior and senior year if student plans to study abroad.  HDFS US Cultures Requirement suggested in Semester 5 is in addition to the university requirement HDFS 315 satisfies the university requirement for US. International Cultures (IL) may be combined with GA, GH, or GS.  Credit adjustments should be made if free elective credits are needed for a total of 120 credits minimum (which includes Semester 8).  

General Education Notes

GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GH, GA, 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 requirements.
W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements.

 

 

 

Legend

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

Footnotes

Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)
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Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)
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Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)
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Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)
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Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)
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Supporting Course 400-Level (Option Req.#5)
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Supporting Course (Option Req.#6)
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