Bachelor of Arts: Individualized Concentration Courses

Individualized Concentration

A: Required Foundation Courses (12 units)

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

CHDV 030
OR
CHDV 035

Human Development
OR
Child and Adolescent Development

-

(3)

FACS 050

The Family and Social Issues

-

(3)

CHDV 123

Methods of Observation and Assessment in Child Development
(CHDV 030 or CHDV 035; completion of 45 total units credit)

-

(3)

CHDV 133

Research in Human Development
(CHDV 030 or CHDV 035 ; completion of 45 total units credit)

-


B: Required Upper Division Core Courses (23 units)

Note: Completion of or concurrent enrollment CHDV 123 or CHDV 133 is required for registration in many of the required upper division core courses.

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

CHDV 131

Language Development
(CHDV 133; may be taken concurrently)

-

(3)

CHDV 132

Fieldwork in Child Development
(CHDV 030 or CHDV 035, and CHDV 035F for Liberal Studies and Major B only)

-

(3)

CHDV 135

Crosscultural Child Development
(CHDV 133; may be taken concurrently)

-

(3)

CHDV 136


OR

COMS/FACS 108

Developmental Experiences, Methods and Curriculum
(CHDV 123, may be taken concurrently; completion of 60 units or instructor permission)
OR

Family Communication
(COMS 008, FACS 050, SOC 166, or instructor permission

-

(3)

CHDV 137*

Cognitive Development
(CHDV 030 or CHDV 035 and CHDV 133)

-

(1)

CHDV 137L*

Cognitive Development Research Laboratory
(CHDV 030 or CHDV 035 and CHDV 133)

-

(3)

CHDV 138*

Social and Emotional Development
(CHDV 030 or CHDV 035 and CHDV 133)

-

(1)

CHDV 138L*

Social and Emotional Development Research Laboratory
(CHDV 030 or CHDV 035 and CHDV 133)

-

(3)

CHDV/FACS 154

Issues in Parenting
(CHDV 030 or FACS 052; or instructor permission)

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C. Electives (14-15 units)

In each concentration, students are required to select an additional 14-15 units of course work from the appropriate list of approved electives. It is suggested that they work with a faculty advisor to select these courses.

Approved Electives for CHDV Majors and Minors (pdf)