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    North Carolina Central University
   
 
  Oct 16, 2017
 
 
    
University Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

Family and Consumer Sciences, Child Development and Family Relations Specialization, B.S.


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Curriculum Requirements


1. 120 Credit Hours:


Complete a minimum of 120 semester hours with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0. A minimum of 30 hours must be completed at NCCU.

2. General Education Requirement:(must have a 'D' or better)


Freshman and sophomore years: complete the General Education Curriculum  (GEC) Program.

3. Program Requirements:


4. Concentration Requirements (must have a 'C' or better):


5. Additional Requirements


All students who are majoring in Child Development and Family Relations must have an updated CPR/First Aid Certification for infants and children, current TB tests, and Criminal Record Check issued by the Department of Child Development and Early Education (DCDEE).  These are required for any practicum and service learning field experiences.

Four-Year Curriculum Plan in Family and Consumer Sciences Specialization in Child Development and Family Relations


For key to symbols used, please see ‘key’ below.

Freshman Year


Sophomore Year


Junior Year


Fall Semester


Semester Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Semester Hours: 15

Senior Year


Semester Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Semester Hours: 15

Total Minimum Credit Hours: 125


Key to symbols used:

Distribution of Hours
* Core Curriculum Courses - 41
+ Family & Consumer Sciences Required Courses - 18
= Child Dev & Family Relations Required Courses - 30
# Minor Electives - 21
& Electives - 15
< Students must take and pass the departmental competency exam with a score of 70 or better prior to enrolling in FCSC 4620  (Practicum in Human Development).* Students who maintain a minimum 3.0 grade point average in their major courses will be exempt from the competency exam.
< * Prior to enrolling in FCSC 4620 , students must have successfully completed FCSC 2810 , FCSC 2900 , FCSC 3210 , and FCSC 3610 , or their respective equivalents, with a grade of “C” or better. This requirement must be met regardless of a student’s grade point average. Students who have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 in their major courses but have not successfully completed the above indicated courses (FCSC 2810 , FCSC 2900 , FCSC 3210  and FCSC 3610 ) will not be allowed to enroll in FCSC 4620 .
(SI) = Speaking Intensive; (WI) = Writing Intensive

Note:


All students who are majoring in Child Development and Family Relations must have an updated CPR/First Aid Certification for infants and children, current TB tests, and Criminal Record Check issued by the Department of Child Development and Early Education (DCDEE).  These are required for any practicum and field experience.

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