Human Development and Family Studies, Doctoral Minor

Program Requirements

Required: 12 credit hours

Core
Select one of the following:3
Contemporary Research in Human Development
Theories of Human Development
Contemporary Research in Family Studies
Family Theory
Electives
Select three of the following:9
Special Topics in Human Development and Family Studies
Social and Economic Problems of the Family
Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood Policy
Leadership and Mentoring in Educating Young Children
Theory and Research in Early Childhood
Experimental Course
Social and Emotional Development
Intellectual Development in Young Children
Infant Development
Seminar in Adolescence
Applied Theories and Principles of Parenting
Seminar in Parent-Child Relations
Families in Middle and Later Life
Divorce, Remarriage, Cohabitation
Close Relationships in Adulthood
Contemporary Family Life
Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Child Development
Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Families
Feminist Theory and Research Methodologies
Advanced Theory in HDFS
Advanced Research Design in Human Development and Family Studies
Total Credit Hours12