Human Development and Family Sciences in B.S.H.E.S. with Life Span Concentration
Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the degree plan should go to the Eight-Semester Degree Policy for the 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  
HESC 1403 Life Span Development (Sp, Fa)3  
Fine Arts Core Elective3  
General Elective3  
PSYC 2003 General Psychology (ACTS Equivalency = PSYC 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
Science Core Elective  4
HESC 2413 Family Relations (Sp, Fa)  3
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa) (unless exempt)  3
Humanities Core Elective  3
Year Total: 16 16
Second YearUnits
NUTR 1213 Fundamentals of Nutrition (Sp, Fa)3  
History Core Elective3  
Science Core Elective4  
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
HESC 2483 Family Financial Management (Sp, Fa)3  
HESC 2433 Child Development (Sp, Fa)  3
HESC 3423 Adolescent Development (Odd years, Sp)  3
SOCI 2013 General Sociology (ACTS Equivalency = SOCI 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)
or HESC 2603 Rural Sociology (Sp)
General Electives  6
Year Total: 16 15
Third YearUnits
HESC 3443 Families in Crisis (Fa)3  
LSPN Elective3  
General Elective6  
HESC 4473 Multicultural Families (Fa)3  
SCWK 3163 On Death and Dying (Irregular)  3
LSPN Elective  3
General Electives  9
Year Total: 15 15
Fourth YearUnits
HESC 4423 Adult Development (Fa)3  
HESC 4463 Administration and Leadership in the Helping Professions (Fa)3  
HESC 4493 Public Policy Advocacy for Children and Families (Fa)3  
HESC 4763 Analytical Approaches to Research in Human Development and Family Sciences I (Fa)3  
General Elective3  
CNED 3053 The Helping Relationship (Sp, Fa)  3
HESC 4443 Gerontology (Sp)  3
HESC 3453 Parenting and Family Dynamics (Sp, Fa)  3
HESC 4773 Analytical Approaches to Research in Human Development & Family Sciences II (Sp)  3
Year Total: 15 12
Total Units in Sequence:  120