Curriculum in Human Development and Family Studies

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Core History I13Core History II13
HDFS 2000 Marriage and Family in a Global Context3MATH 1120 Pre-Calculus Algebra3
CADS 2000 Global Consumer Culture3HDFS 2010 Lifespan Human Development in Family Context3
Core Humanities3Professional Electives53
 15 15
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 1000 Introduction to Biology
   & BIOL 1001 Introduction to Biology Laboratory
4BIOL 1010 A Survey of Life
   & BIOL 1011 A Survey of Life Laboratory
4
Core Literature 23Core Social Science43
Core Fine Arts3COMM 1000 Public Speaking3
Core Social Science43HDFS 2030 Professional Development and Ethics3
NTRI 2000 Nutrition And Health3Professional Electives53
 16 16
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
Professional Electives56Professional Electives56
HDFS 3010 Child Development in the Family or 3030 Adolescent Development in the Family53HDFS 3080 Development of Interpersonal Relationships3
HDFS 3060 Patterns of Family Interaction or 4680 Family in Cross-Cultural Perspective53HDFS 2040/2043 Analytics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences4
Free Electives3Free Electives3
 15 16
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Professional Electives510HDFS 4920 Internship in Human Development and Family Studies12
Select one of the following:53or Joseph S. Bruno Auburn Abroad in Italy 
HDFS 5200 Applied Research and Evaluation Methods
 UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
HDFS 5300 HDFS and Social Policy
  
HDFS 4950 Advanced Seminar
  
Free Electives2 
 15 12
Total Hours: 120
1

History options: HIST 1010 and HIST 1020 or HIST 1210 and HIST 1220

2

Literature options: ENGL 2200, ENGL 2210, ENGL 2230, ENGL 2240, ENGL 2250 or ENGL 2260.

3

Must choose from PHIL 1010, PHIL 1020, PHIL 1030, PHIL 1040, PHIL 1080, PHIL 1090, PHIL 1100, PHIL 1110. Child Life must choose PHIL 1030

4

Must choose from ANTH 1000, SOCY 1000, PSYC 2010.

5

Course selection based on choice of HDFS concentration.

Each HDFS concentration specifies its own professional electives.

(Applications for Internships must be completed 2 semesters in advance).