An Interdisciplinary Examination of Children, Youth and Families

This focal study is designed for students who have an interest in children and families and will give them the opportunity to learn about this topic from a variety of disciplines and perspectives. This focal study would be particularly useful for those students who plan to have a career working with children, youth and families.

Instructions

Complete at least three courses and a minimum of 10 credits. No more than two of these courses may have the same disciplinary prefix.

First Cluster (complete 3 courses)
EDUC 260 Foundations of Education 2 credits
EDUC 316 Child and Adolescent Literature 2 credits
HIST 435 1968: Youth and Social Change in World 4 credits
PSY 150 Introduction to Psychology 4 credits
PSY 240 Child Development 4 credits
PSY 343 Adolescent Development (please note: course is no longer offered) 4 credits
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 4 credits
SOC 309/GSS 309 Families 4 credits
SOCWK 300 Micro Social Work Practice 4 credits