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  Oct 22, 2017
 
2017-2018 Academic Year 
  
2017-2018 Academic Year

Family, Consumer, and Human Development: Human Development Lifespan Emphasis - BA, BS


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Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services

Department of Family, Consumer, and Human Development

University Studies Requirements for Major

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Minimum University Requirements

Total Credits 120

 

Grade Point Average (most majors require higher GPA)

2.00 GPA
Credits of C- or better 100 Credits of upper-division courses (#3000 or above) 40
Total USU Credits 30 Upper-division USU Credits 20
USU Credits within the Major 10 Credits in Minor (if required) 12
Credits in Major see below Credits in American Institutions 3
General Education Requirements   see link University Studies Depth Requirements   see link
NOTES: highest Math Requirement for this degree is STAT 1040 - Introduction to Statistics (QL)  OR STAT 1045: Introduction to Statistics with Elements of Algebra (QL)  

 

Admissions Requirements for this Program

New freshmen Admitted to USU in Good Standing

 

Transfer students from other institutions or other programs at USU Overall 3.0 GPA

Completion of at least 24 semester credits (including FCHD 1500 , FCHD 2000 , FCHD 2400 , and STAT 1040 )

Overall GPA of 3.0 (a 3.0 GPA is required for graduation as well) A grade of C or better is required in all major coursework including the pre-major courses, and the respective required statistics courses.

First Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

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Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ENGL 1010: Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose (CL1)   3     ENGL 2010: Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode (CL2)   3    
FCHD 1500: Human Development Across the Lifespan (BSS)   3     FCHD 2000: Careers and Life Planning in FCHD   3    
STAT 1040: Introduction to Statistics (QL)  OR STAT 1045: Introduction to Statistics with Elements of Algebra (QL)   3     FCHD 2400: Marriage and Family Relationships (BSS)   3    
   3 click on the link to see options PSY 3010: Psychological Statistics (QI)   4    
   3 click on the link to see options    3 click on the link to see options
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Second Year

 Fall Semester

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Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

FCHD 2660: Parenting and Child Guidance (HR)   3        2-3 click on the link to see options
FCHD 3130: Research Methods (QI)   3        3 click on the link to see options
   3 click on the link to see options FCHD 3100: Abuse and Neglect in Family Context   3   
   3 click on the link to see options FCHD 3210: Families and Cultural Diversity (CI)   3   
FCHD 3350: Family Finance (DSS)   3    Elective 3  
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Third Year

 Fall Semester

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Spring Semester

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General Education Info and Notes:

FCHD 3570: Youth and Adolescence   3     FCHD 3540: Adult Development and Aging   3    
FCHD 3560: Middle Childhood Lab  or FCHD 3580: Adolescent Lab   1  or 1     FCHD 3590: Gerontology Lab   1   
FCHD 3110: Human Sexuality   3    FCHD 4900: Pre-Practicum Skills (CI)   1    
Upper Division Elective 3   Upper Division Elective 3  
Upper Division Elective 3   Elective 3  
Elective 3        
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Fourth Year

 Fall Semester

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Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

FCHD 3500: Infancy and Childhood   3     FCHD 4980: Practicum   1-12   Enroll in 3 credits
FCHD 3550: Infant Lab   1     Elective 3  
Elective 3   Elective 3  
Elective 3   Elective 3  
Elective 3        
Elective 3        
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Human Development Lifespan Emphasis (11 credits)


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