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Home Economics - Family Studies & Consumer Sciences

Home Economics-Family & Consumer Sciences Core Courses

  • HE-FCS101 Orientation to Home Economics--Family & Consumer Sciences (1)
  • HE-FCS102 Fund. of Clothing Construction (4)
  • HE-FCS201 Nutrition (3)
  • HE-FCS202 Principles of Food Preparation (4)
  • HE-FCS203 Fundamentals of Interiors (3) or
  • HE-FCS204 Clothing Selection (3)
  • HE-FCS205 Textiles (1)
  • BE301        Child& Adolescent Development (3)
  • HE-FCS305 Meal Management (4)
  • HE-FCS306 Principles of Family Finance (3)
  • HE-FCS308 Home Management Theory (3)
  • BUS368      Entrepreneurship (3)
  • HE-FCS401 Phil. and Prof. Issues in H.Ec.--Family and Consumer Sciences (3)
  • HE-FCS402 Dynamics of Family Living (3)
  • HE-FCS410 Resource Management Practicum (3)
  • Upper Division Home Economics Electives (6)

Total units required for major: 41

Biblical Counseling Emphasis Courses

  • BC300       Introduction to Biblical Counseling (3)
  • BC311       Theological Basis of Bib. Counseling (3)
  • BC330       Methods of Biblical Change (3)
  • BC340       Marriage & Family (3)
  • BC421       Problems & Procedures or (3)
  • BC422       Problems & Procedures II plus (2)

*HE307 Understanding Aging replaces BUS368 Entrepreneurship in the core.

Total units required for emphasis: 55

Business Emphasis Courses

  • ACC210    Accounting Fundamentals (3)
  • MGT310    Management Theory (3)
  • BUS320    Business Law (3)
  • MGT330    Business Communications (3)
  • MKT350    Marketing Fundamentals (3)

Total units required for emphasis: 56

Clothing and Textiles Emphasis Courses

  • HE302       Principles of Pattern Alteration (1)
  • HE303       Intermediate Clothing Const (4)
  • HE403       Principles of Fitting (1)
  • Upper Division Electives (5) Recommended:
    • HE412       Flat Pattern Design (3)
    • HE482       Independent Study (1-3)
    • HE484       Internship (1-3)

Total units required for emphasis: 52

Communications Emphasis Courses

  • C211      Intro to Mass Communication (3)
  • C371      Interpersonal Communication (3)
  • Any print media writing course (3)
  • Upper Division Elective in Communication (3)
  • HE484   Internship (1-3)

Total units required for emphasis: 54

Early Childhood Education Emphasis Courses

  • HE301      Women in Society (3)
  • HE304      Nutrition for Children (3)
  • HE414      Family Development (2)
  • HE484      Internship (1-3)
  • Upper Division HE-FCS or Recommended Electives (see below) (1-3)
    • BCE304   Teaching Methods (3)
    • BCE313   Intro to Christian Education (3)
    • HE482      Independent Study (1-3)

Total units required for emphasis: 51

Foods  Specialization Emphasis Courses

  • CH151     General Chemistry I (4)**
  • CH152     General Chemistry II (4)**
  • LS151      Organismic Biology (4)
  • LS322      Human Physiology (4)
  • LS362      Medical Microbiology (4)
  • CH351     Organic Chemistry (4)
  • CH461     Biochemistry (4)
  • HE483     Topics in HE-FCS or.
  • HE484     Internship in HE-FCS (3)

*HE304 Nutrition for Children replaces BE301 Child & Adolescent
Development in the core.
**Units fulfilled as general education science

Total units required for emphasis: 64

General Emphasis

  • HE307      Understanding Aging (3)
  • HE484      Internship (1-3)
  • HE301      Women in Society (3)
  • Upper Division HE-FCS Electives (6-8 Credits)

Total units required for emphasis: 56

International Service (Missions) Emphasis

  • BMS301       Introduction to Missions (3)
  • BMS303       History & Theory of Missions (3)
  • BMS304       Biblical Method of Missions (3)
  • BMS312      *Preparation for Global Outreach (3)
  • Elective in Missions (BMS____________) (3)

*Requires participation in summer Missions trip

Total units required for emphasis: 56

Nutrition Specialization Emphasis

  • BE100       Introduction to Psychology (3)
  • CH151       General Chemistry I (4)**
  • CH152       General Chemistry II (4)**
  • LS151       Organismic Biology (4)
  • LS322       Human Physiology (4)
  • LS362       Medical Microbiology (4)
  • CH351       Organic Chemistry (4)
  • CH461       Biochemistry (4)

*HE304 Nutrition for Children replaces BE301 Child & Adolescent
Development in the core.
**Units fulfilled as general education science

Total units required for emphasis: 64


Minor in Home Economics

The requirements for a minor in Home Economics--Family & Consumer Sciences are 21 semester units in the Department course offerings. This includes HE101 and a minimum of 12 units of upper division coursework. All prerequisites for upper division coursework must be fulfilled.