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Family & Consumer Sciences Education Major Requirements

I. Professional Education Sequence

EDUC 106 Issues, Philosophy. and Foundations in Education

3 s.h.

EDUC 201 Diversity and Teaching

3 s.h.

EPSY 229 Survey of Exceptional Children

3 s.h.

EPSY 275 Psychological Foundations of Education: Learning and Motivation

3 s.h.

EPSY 250 Adolescent Growth and Development


EDUC 246 Development of Language and Adolescence Literacy

3 s.h.

EDUC 346 Teaching Reading in Content Area

3 s.h.

EDUC 213 Education Law Requirements

1 s.h.

FCSE 392 Research, Theory and Practice in Middle and High School Family & Consumer Science Education

4 s.h.

FCSE 396 Student Teaching in Family & Consumer Science Education

12 s.h.

FCSE 398 Seminar in Middle and High School Family & Consumer Science Education

3 s.h.


Sub Total 41 s.h.

II. Content Courses

HUEC 200 Programs and Issues in Human Ecology

1 s.h.

FOOD 130 Introductory Foods

3 s.h.

FOOD 230 Food Science

3 s.h.

NUTR 142 Nutrition in Everyday Life

3 s.h.

FAMS 160 The Family in Perspective

3 s.h.

CHLD 170 The Child in the Family

3 s.h.

CHLD 272 Parent Education

3 s.h.

CONS 150 Consumer Resource Management

3 s.h.

FASH 120 Socio-Psychological Aspects of Dress

3 s.h.

FASH 220 Textiles I

3 s.h.

FASH 280 Interior Design

3 s.h.

FASH 281 Housing

3 s.h.

HUEC 215 Demonstration and Practical Skills for Human Ecology

3 s.h.


Sub Total 37 s.h.

III. Related Work

EDUC 254 Integrating Technology into the Curriculum: Middle & High School

3 s.h.

ECON 110 Principles of Economics

3 s.h.

HIST 144 U.S. History I or


HIST 145 U.S. History II

3 s.h.

ARTH 109 Survey of the Visual Arts I or


ARTH 110 Survey of the Visual Arts II or


ARTS 140 Two-Dimensional Design or


ARTH 200 The Language of the Visual Arts I

3 s.h.

CHEM 100 Chemistry in Everyday Life or


CHEM 111 General Chemistry I

3-4 s.h.

Any Foreign language at the 102 level or higher ~OR~ meeting the education foreign language requirement in related work via a proficiency score on the foreign language exam of 250 or higher or via three years of progressive study of the same foreign language in high school.

0-6 s.h.


Sub Total 15-22 s.h.

IV. General Education Coursework

Must complete at least 7 of the 10 general education areas with a minimum of 30 s.h.. These courses may overlap with other requirements.

V. Electives

Electives dependent upon selections and with advisement

20-21 s.h.


Program Total 122-123 s.h.

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