The Minor in Family Relations

Course Requirements for the Minor: 21 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

2 courses required:

CHLD 455 Seminar in Family Relations 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: CHLD 250 or CHLD 252 or CHLD 255 or PSYC 355, faculty permission.
SOSC 430 Family Relations Capstone Seminar 3.0 SP
Prerequisites: Faculty permission.

2 courses selected from:

Select one course from two of the following areas.

Aging

HCSV 443 Social Gerontology 3.0 SP
PSYC 354 Psychology of Adulthood and Aging 3.0 FA
SOCI 461 Sociology of the Life Course 3.0 Inq
SWRK 474 Policy and Programs for Older Adults 3.0 SP

Personality

ANTH 334 Body, Self, and Emotion 3.0 Inq
PSYC 382 Psychology of Personality 3.0 FS
SOCI 360 Self and Society 3.0 Inq

Women

PSYC 345 Psychology of Women 3.0 FS *
SOCI 230 Women in Contemporary Societies 3.0 FA *

This course is also offered as WMST 230.

SWRK 396 Social Work Perspectives on Women 3.0 Inq

1 course selected from:

Child Development

CHLD 250 Child Development 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Registration in CHLD 251 for Child Development majors and minors.
PSYC 355 Survey of Child and Adolescent Psychology 3.0 FS

1 course selected from:

Marriage and Family

PSYC 393 Psychology of Marriage 3.0 FS
SOCI 235 Contemporary Families 3.0 FA *

1 course selected from:

Sex Roles

HCSV 265 Human Sexuality 3.0 FS *
HCSV 465 Sexuality Education: Concepts and Issues 3.0 Inq
Prerequisites: BIOL 104.
SOCI 133 Sociology of Sexuality 3.0 FS *

Note: Advising is mandatory for all Family Relations minors.