Human Development and Family Sciences B.S.H.E.S. with Child Development Concentration

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the degree plan should go to the Eight-Semester Degree Policy for university requirements of the program.

First YearUnits
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa) (unless exempt)3  
HESC 1501 Issues and Trends in Human Environmental Sciences (Sp, Fa)1  
MATH Core Elective3  
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
Fine Arts Core Elective3  
History of Government Core Elective3  
HESC 2413 Family Relations (Sp, Fa)  3
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa) (unless exempt)  3
PSYC 2003 General Psychology (ACTS Equivalency = PSYC 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
Science Core Elective  4
Humanities Core Elective  3
Year Total: 16 16
Second YearUnits
NUTR 1213 Fundamentals of Nutrition (Sp, Fa)3  
HESC 2433 Child Development (Sp, Fa)3  
HESC 2483 Family Financial Management (Sp, Fa)3  
SOCI 2013 General Sociology (ACTS Equivalency = SOCI 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)
or HESC 2603 Rural Sociology (Sp)
General Elective3  
General Elective  3
HESC 2473 Child Guidance (Sp, Fa)
& HESC 2471L Child Guidance Laboratory (Sp, Fa)
Science Core Elective  4
HESC 2403 Infant and Toddler Development (Sp, Fa)
& HESC 2401L Infant and Toddler Development Laboratory (Sp, Fa)
Year Total: 15 15
Third YearUnits
CIED 3113 Emergent and Developmental Literacy (Sp, Fa)3  
SCWK 3633 Child Welfare: 21st Century Perspectives (Irregular)3  
CIED 3103 Children and Adolescent Literature (Sp, Fa)3  
General Elective3  
CDEV Elective3  
HESC 3423 Adolescent Development (Odd years, Sp)  3
CIED 3023 Survey of Exceptionalities (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
CDEV Elective  3
General Elective  3
HESC 3453 Parenting and Family Dynamics (Sp, Fa)  3
Year Total: 15 15
Fourth YearUnits
HESC 4423 Adult Development (Fa)3  
HESC 4463 Administration and Leadership in the Helping Professions (Fa)3  
General Electives5  
HESC 4763 Analytical Approaches to Research in Human Development and Family Sciences I (Fa)3  
General Electives  8
HESC 4413 Infancy: Brain, Learning and Social Cognition (Even years, Sp)  3
HESC 4773 Analytical Approaches to Research in Human Development & Family Sciences II (Sp)  3
Year Total: 14 14
Total Units in Sequence:  120