Term: Spring 2022

Subject: Human Development & Fam Stdies

HDFS 005 - Human Development

A comprehensive survey of life span individual and family development within social and historical context.

HDFS 055 - Special Topics

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HDFS 060 - Family Context of Development

Developmental ecological approach to analysis of the family as a system in which individuals develop.

HDFS 065 - Human Relationships&Sexuality

Sexual responsibility and the biological, social, psychological growth, and development of human beings in terms of sex role identity.

HDFS 101 - The Helping Relationship

Prepares students for the Human Services Profession through the study and practice of professional standards and select helping skills central to effective helping relationships. Prerequisites: HDFS 005 or HDFS 060; Sophomore standing. Cross-listed with: EDCO 101.

HDFS 189 - Theories of Human Development

Introduction to the most influential theories of human development where students study, compare, and evaluate select theories and apply them to issues of practical importance. Prerequisites: HDFS 005, HDFS 060; Sophomore standing.

HDFS 263 - Advanced Child Development

Survey of professional literature in child development with special emphasis on influence of early life experiences throughout the life cycle. Prerequisites: HDFS 005, HDFS 060, HDFS 161, HDFS 189; Junior standing.

HDFS 290 - Internship

On-site supervised work experience combined with a structured academic learning plan directed by a faculty member or a faculty-staff team in which a faculty member is the instructor of record, for which academic credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion. Prerequisites: HDFS 101, HDFS 141, HDFS 161, HDFS 189; Senior standing; Instructor permission. Pre/Co-requisite: Successful completion of HDFS 001 (C or higher) or Program permission.

HDFS 295 - Special Topics

Lectures, laboratories, readings, or projects relating to contemporary areas of study. Prerequisites: HDFS 005, HDFS 060, HDFS 161, HDFS 189; Junior standing. Enrollment may be more than once, accumulation up to twelve hours.

HDFS 298 - Teaching Assistantship

Undergraduate student service as a teaching assistant, usually in an introductory-level course in the discipline, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.