Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology

Family Studies, Minor


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This plan will not be available to new students after Summer 2019

Students taking this minor will study the role of the essential societal unit: the family. Students will explore the changes in family dynamics over Humankind evolution-and look at research about how families have changed recently. coursework will also cover the issues unique to family relationships. This minor is not available to sociology majors.

This plan is not accepting students.

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology

Family Studies, Minor


Careers

What Can I Do with a Minor in Family Studies?

If you're a Psychology, Criminal Justice, or Social Work major—to name a few—a minor in Family Studies can enhance your education by giving you valuable knowledge about the family unit. In this minor, you'll gain a basic understanding of the role that family has played in society, the dynamics of the family in transition, and current research relating to family issues.

Whether your career takes you into public service, private industry, or a non-governmental organization, this minor will help you understand-and act effectively-in the world around you.

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology

Family Studies, Minor


University Requirements

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology

Family Studies, Minor


Overview

In addition to University Requirements:

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

No more than 50% of the units used to satisfy minor requirements may be used to satisfy major requirements.

Minimum Units for Completion 21

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology

Family Studies, Minor


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Minor Requirements
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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology

Family Studies, Minor


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