HDFS 201 Lifespan Human Development (3 credits)Individual development, roles, and interrelationships within the family system through the lifespan.
HDFS 202 Introduction to Families (3 credits)Study the dynamics of development, interaction, and intimacy for primary relationships in contextual and theoretical frameworks. Review societal issues and choices facing diverse family systems and individuals living within families.
Prerequisite: Must have completed or be taking ECE 250.
HDFS 232 Diversity in Children (3 credits)The course considers the development of young children from the prenatal period through age eight, focusing in particular on diversity among children. Diversity will be explored in the terms of cultural, ethnic, and linguistic variations as well as differences in ability and typical and atypical development. (Formerly HDFS 232, Diversity and the Young Child)
Prerequisite: Must have completed ECE 250.