Courses

HDFS 101  Individual and Family Development (GT-SS3)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Principles of life-span human development in the context of the family. Theory and research on the influence of family systems on individuals.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Social & Behavioral Sciences 3C, Human Behavior, Culture, or Social Frameworks (GT-SS3).

HDFS 175  Developmental Psychology Across the Life Span  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Also Offered As: PSY 175.
Course Description: Theory and research on physical, cognitive, and psychosocial human development across the life span.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Offered as a telecourse only. Credit not allowed for both HDFS 175 and PSY 175.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 201  Perspectives in Gerontology  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Multidisciplinary perspectives on a variety of issues in human aging; exploration of careers in gerontology; service-learning with older adults; emphasis on applied gerontology.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101 or PSY 100 or SOC 100.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Fall. Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 217  Creative Experiences for Children  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theories of play; art, music, and literature as related to child development.
Prerequisite: (HDFS 101 or PSY 100) and (HDFS 277, may be taken concurrently).
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 277  Professional Skills Development I  Credit: 1 (1-0-0)

Course Description: Professional skills and opportunities relevant to contemporary issues with individuals, families and community.
Prerequisite: CO 150, may be taken concurrently or HONR 193, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Human Development and Family Studies or Early Childhood Education majors only. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 286  Practicum-Professional Skills  Credits: 3 (1-6-0)

Course Description: Observational and applied experience with children, adolescents, adults, or families. Exploration of professional skills and opportunities.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101.
Registration Information: Must have completed 30 credits; required background check through CBI, FBI; major in Human Development and Family Studies or Early Childhood Education only. Must register for lecture and laboratory. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 302  Marriage and Family Relationships  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Preparation for and adjustment to marital and family relationships throughout the life cycle.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101 or SOC 100.
Registration Information: Completion of 30 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 310  Infant and Child Development in Context  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Physical, cognitive, and socioemotional development from conception through middle childhood in context of family, relationships, and culture.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101 or PSY 100.
Registration Information: Completion of 30 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 311  Adolescent/Early Adult Development in Context  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Physical, cognitive, and socioemotional development of adolescents and young adults in context of family, relationships, and culture.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101 or PSY 100.
Registration Information: Completion of 30 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 312  Adult Development-Middle Age and Aging  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Developmental issues and processes pertaining to middle and later adulthood. Contexts in which adult development and aging occur are emphasized.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101 or PSY 100.
Registration Information: Completion of 30 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 317  Special Needs in Early Childhood  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Atypical development in early childhood and recommended practices for fostering development of young children with special needs.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310 or PSY 260.
Registration Information: Offered as an online course only.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 318  Infancy and Toddlerhood  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Physical, cognitive, language, and socio-emotional development from pre-birth through 36 months, with an emphasis on applied settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310 or PSY 260.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 320  Cognitive and Language Development  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Cognitive and language development from birth to adulthood; including biological, social, and cultural influences.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310 or PSY 260.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 332  Death, Dying, and Grief  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Developmental processes of death and dying related to the dying individuals and their families and for human service agencies.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101 or PSY 100.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 334  Family and Parenthood Across the Life Cycle  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Parenthood as a developmental process and in the context of family relationships throughout the life cycle.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101 or PSY 100.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 350  Applied Research Methods  Credits: 3 (2-2-0)

Course Description: Interpret, apply, and write about research findings in human development.
Prerequisite: (HDFS 101 or PSY 100) and (STAT 201 or STAT 301 or STAT 311).
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 375  Lifespan Intervention and Prevention Science  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Intervention and prevention approaches and skills to improve the health, mental health, and well-being of families and individuals across the lifespan.
Prerequisite: HDFS 101.
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 402  Couple and Family Studies  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theory and research concerning couple and family processes; social contexts in which couples and families change over time.
Prerequisite: HDFS 334.
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 403  Families in the Legal Environment  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Legal issues related to families, including adoption, marriage, divorce, parent and child rights, consumer issues, disability, and estate planning.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 404  Child Life Theory and Practice  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Theories and skills related to effective child life practice in hospitals.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310 or PSY 260.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 410  Socioemotional Development in Childhood  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Socioemotional development in children and the influence of biology and socialization within diverse family, school and cultural contexts. Evidence-based practices for helping professionals who will serve children ages 3 - 8.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310.
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online. Credit allowed for only one of the following: HDFS 410, HDFS 351, HDFS 401.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 411  Developmental Transitions in Adolescence  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Examination of biological, socio-emotional, cognitive, and behavioral changes during adolescence.
Prerequisite: HDFS 311.
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 412  Mental and Physical Health in Adulthood  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Mental and physical health of adults, contextual factors of development, and implications for prevention, intervention, and public health planning.
Prerequisite: HDFS 312.
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 434  Risk and Resilience Across the Lifespan  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Why some individuals are at high risk for poor developmental outcomes, and why certain individuals fare well despite such risks or adversities. Strong developmental emphasis because resilience is viewed as a process, the results of which may not be manifest for years. There is an ecological emphasis because protective and vulnerability factors often reside in families, schools, neighborhoods.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310, may be taken concurrently and HDFS 311, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Completion of 75 credit minimum. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 439  Administration of Early Childhood Programs  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Center administration related to program development and operations, budgeting, state regulations and licensing, and personnel issues.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310 or PSY 260.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 445  Early Childhood Health, Safety, and Nutrition  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Also Offered As: FSHN 445.
Course Description: Planning, promoting and maintaining healthy lifestyle and safe learning environment for preschool children.
Prerequisite: HDFS 310 or PSY 260.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both HDFS 445 and FSHN 445. Offered online only.
Terms Offered: Fall, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 470  Campus Connections–Mentoring At-Risk Youth  Credits: 3 (0-4-2)

Course Description: Service-learning course engaging students as mentors with local at-risk youth.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. Completion of AUCC 3C Social and Behavioral Sciences. Required background check through CBI, FBI. Course may be taken for a maximum of 9 credits.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

HDFS 475  Entrepreneurs and Leaders in Human Services  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Skills and knowledge about leadership and entrepreneurship in areas pertinent to human development and family studies, as human services, non-profits, and other enterprises related to helping individuals, couples, and families.
Prerequisite: HDFS 375.
Registration Information: Completion of 60 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 477  Professional Skills Development II  Credit: 1 (1-0-0)

Course Description: Applications and integration of human development and family background within professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS 277.
Registration Information: Completion of 90 credits. Human Development and Family Studies majors only. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 484  Supervised College Teaching  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: A maximum of 10 combined credits for all 384 and 484 courses are counted towards graduation requirements.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 488A  Field Placement: Human Development and Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-14] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a professional setting.
Prerequisite: HDFS 477, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Required background check through CBI, FBI; Human Development and Family Studies majors only. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 488B  Field Placement: Early Childhood  Credits: Var[1-14] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a professional setting.
Prerequisite: HDFS 477, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Required background check through CBI, FBI; Human Development and Family Studies majors only. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 488C  Field Placement: Pre-Health  Credits: Var[1-14] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a professional setting.
Prerequisite: HDFS 477, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Required background check through CBI, FBI; Human Development and Family Studies majors only. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 488D  Field Placement: Prevention/Intervention Science  Credits: Var[1-14] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a professional setting.
Prerequisite: HDFS 477, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Required background check through CBI, FBI; Human Development and Family Studies majors only. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 488E  Field Placement: Leadership/Entrepreneurship  Credits: Var[1-14] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a professional setting.
Prerequisite: HDFS 477, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Required background check through CBI, FBI; Human Development and Family Studies majors only. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 492  Seminar-Program Proposal Development  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Research, development, and oral presentations of program proposals from a family systems and development perspective.
Prerequisite: (HDFS 350) and (HDFS 477, may be taken concurrently or EDUC 400).
Registration Information: Major in Human Development and Family Studies or Early Childhood Education; completion of 90 credits. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 493  Specialized Seminar  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Advanced study of theory, research, and application in a specialized area.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 495A  Independent Study: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 495B  Independent Study: Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 495C  Independent Study: Early Childhood Education  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 497A  Group Study: Peer Advising  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department required. A maximum of 3 credits may count toward a student’s concentration. Course may be repeated up to nine times for elective credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 497B  Group Study: Undergraduate Outreach and Leadership  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department required. A maximum of 3 credits may count toward a student’s concentration. Course may be repeated up to nine times for elective credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 497C  Group Study: Student Respect/Wellness Education  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department required. A maximum of 3 credits may count toward a student’s concentration. Course may be repeated up to nine times for elective credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 497D  Group Study: Asian/Pacific American Cultural Center  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department required. A maximum of 3 credits may count toward a student’s concentration. Course may be repeated up to nine times for elective credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 497E  Group Study: Black/African American Cultural Center  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department required. A maximum of 3 credits may count toward a student’s concentration. Course may be repeated up to nine times for elective credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 497F  Group Study: Honors Human Development  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department required. A maximum of 3 credits may count toward a student’s concentration. Course may be repeated up to nine times for elective credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 497G  Group Study: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department required. A maximum of 3 credits may count toward a student’s concentration. Course may be repeated up to nine times for elective credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 498A  Research: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 498B  Research: Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 499  Thesis  Credits: Var[1-6] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Independent research project presented to a faculty committee.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of department chair.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 500  Issues in Human Development and Family Studies  Credits: 3 (2-3-0)

Course Description: A selected, broad issue in human development and family studies emphasizing principles of research.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

HDFS 501  Readings in the Discipline  Credit: 1 (1-0-0)

Course Description: Research in human development and family studies content areas; skills in writing an extended literature review.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Admission to HDFS master's program.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 505  Human Development for Helping Professionals  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: An advanced overview of lifespan development, focusing on wellness promotion and developmental influences on case conceptualization and treatment.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Graduate standing or written consent of instructor.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 520  Family Therapy Practice: Treatment Planning  Credits: 3 (1-2-1)

Course Description: Integration of family/couple therapy theories and practice related to treatment planning and internal family systems therapy.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Admission to the Marriage and Family Therapy Program.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

HDFS 521  Family Therapy Practice: Common Factors  Credits: 3 (1-2-1)

Course Description: Application of common factors - e.g., therapeutic alliance - in family and couple therapy.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Admission to the Marriage and Family Therapy Program. Must register for lecture, laboratory, and recitation.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

HDFS 524  Family Theory  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Major theories and conceptual frameworks for family analysis.
Prerequisite: HDFS 100 to 481 - at least 1 course.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 534  Marriage and Family Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theories and techniques.
Prerequisite: HDFS 524.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 549  Research Methods I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Introduction to empirical research, data analysis, and interpretation in Human Development and Family Sciences.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Required: 3 credits of STAT; 3 credits of upper division behavioral sciences.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 550  Research Methods II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Research strategies and ethical considerations.
Prerequisite: HDFS 549.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 590A  Workshop: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 590B  Workshop: Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 592  Grant Writing-Human Services and Research  Credits: 3 (1-0-2)

Course Description: Writing grant proposals that support client services or for research.
Prerequisite: STAT 201.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 593  Seminar–Human Services Leadership  Credit: 1 (0-0-1)

Course Description: Investigates issues relevant to human development and family studies, such as human services, non-profits, and other enterprises related to helping individuals, couples, and families.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Junior standing. Admission in a graduate program at Colorado State University or consent of instructor. Must have concurrent registration in HDFS 475. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 607  Prevention Science Across the Lifespan  Credits: 3 (2-0-1)

Course Description: Theory, methods, interventions, and standards of evidence in preventing mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Six credits of upper-division behavioral sciences.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 608  Program Planning and Implementation  Credits: 3 (2-2-0)

Course Description: Design or adapt research-based prevention programs from a family-centered, developmentally appropriate perspective.
Prerequisite: HDFS 500, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 609  Prevention Program Evaluation  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Concepts and practices of program evaluation in prevention science.
Prerequisite: HDFS 549, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 610  Risk and Resilience  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Risk and resilience processes in human development.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Completion of 6 credits in behavioral science courses.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 611  Early Child Development  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Advanced study of developmental changes from conception through age ten;
research-based applications to practice.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Six credits of upper-division behavioral sciences.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 612  Adolescent Development  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Classical and contemporary theory; review of research related to major developmental processes.
Prerequisite: PSY 300 to 499 - at least 3 credits or SOC 300 to 499 - at least 3 credits or HDFS 300 to 499 - at least 3 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Graduate cooperative program, Professional.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 613  Adult Development and Aging  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Advanced study of developmental change and adaptation during adult years.
Prerequisite: PSY 300 to 499 - at least 3 credits or SOC 300 to 499 - at least 3 credits or HDFS 300 to 499 - at least 3 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 620  Family Therapy Practice: Addictions  Credits: 3 (1-2-1)

Course Description: Application of marriage and family therapy theories to clinical practice with a focus on addiction and self-of-the-therapist.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Admission to the Marriage and Family Therapy Program.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

HDFS 621  Family Therapy Practice: Topics in Sexuality  Credits: 3 (1-2-1)

Course Description: Integration of family therapy theories and practice related to topics in sexuality, termination and referral, and one's personal theory of change.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Admission to the Marriage and Family Therapy Program.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

HDFS 624  Skills and Techniques in Family Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Elaboration of techniques and therapy skills based on theory and research.
Prerequisite: HDFS 534.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 636  Aging and the Family  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theory and research relating to topics on aging during middle and late years of family life cycle.
Prerequisite: HDFS 300 to 481 - at least 1 course.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: One course in adult development or 6 credits of upper-division behavioral science.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 644  Foundations in Family Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Contemporary research and treatment strategies for parenting problems, family violence, and substance abuse.
Prerequisite: HDFS 524.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 650  Multivariate Research Methods I  Credits: 3 (2-0-1)

Course Description: Statistical concepts and analysis.
Prerequisite: HDFS 550.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 676  Professional Skills Development  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Fundamental skills of marriage and family therapy; clinic procedures; case assessment, planning, and management.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Admission to Marriage and Family Therapy Program.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 677  Ethical and Legal Issues  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Ethical and legal issues in field of human development and family studies.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 684  Supervised College Teaching  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 686A  Practicum: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-15] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS - at least 9 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 686B  Practicum: Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-15] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS - at least 9 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 686D  Practicum: Developmental Assessment  Credits: Var[1-15] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS - at least 9 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 686E  Practicum: Early Childhood Education  Credits: Var[1-15] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of human development skills in a variety of professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS - at least 9 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 687A  Internship: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of advanced human development skills in professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS 500 to 799 - at least 9 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 687B  Internship: Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of advanced human development skills in professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS 500 to 799 - at least 9 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 687C  Internship: Marriage and Family Therapy  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Application of advanced human development skills in professional settings.
Prerequisite: HDFS 677, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 692A  Family Issues: Intimacy and Human Sexuality  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Current issues in the family with implications for intervention, therapy, and policy.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Six credits of upper division behavioral sciences.
Term Offered: Summer (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 692B  Family Issues: Parenting  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Current issues in the family with implications for intervention, therapy, and policy.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Six credits of upper division behavioral sciences.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 692C  Family Issues: Family Policy and Programming  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Current issues in the family with implications for intervention, therapy, and policy.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Six credits of upper division behavioral sciences.
Term Offered: Summer (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 692D  Family Issues: Contemporary Family Issues  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Current issues in the family with implications for intervention, therapy, and policy.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Six credits of upper division behavioral sciences.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer. Offered as needed.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 695A  Independent Study: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 695B  Independent Study: Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 695C  Independent Study: Early Childhood Education  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 697  Group Study  Credits: Var[1-6] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 698A  Research: Human Development  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 698B  Research: Family Studies  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 699  Thesis  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: HDFS 550.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 710  Theories of Applied Developmental Science  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theories of applied developmental science, and implications for intervention and policy.
Prerequisite: HDFS 500.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 750  Multivariate Research Methods II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Applications of multivariate methods to research in applied developmental science.
Prerequisite: HDFS 650.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 772  Marriage and Family Therapy Supervision  Credits: 3 (2-0-1)

Course Description: Prepares professionals to supervise marriage and family therapists in a variety of settings.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor.
Terms Offered: Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 792A  Seminar: Lifespan Socioemotional Development  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Current issues in applied developmental science involving a synthesis of theory, research, and application.
Prerequisite: HDFS 500.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 792B  Seminar: Lifespan Cognitive Development  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Current issues in applied developmental science involving a synthesis of theory, research, and application.
Prerequisite: HDFS 500.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 792C  Seminar: Special Topics  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Current issues in applied developmental science involving a synthesis of theory, research, and application.
Prerequisite: HDFS 500.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

HDFS 799  Dissertation  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.