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Course ID:HDFS 4880S/6880S. 3 hours.
Course Title:Family Life Education Methodology Service-Learning
Using theory, research, and professional practice, students will learn to develop and evaluate applied family life educational programs that address critical issues of concern to individuals and families across the life span. Taught from an ecological systems perspective and using best practices in family life education, students will also learn how to effectively teach program content.
Athena Title:Family Life SL
Equivalent Courses:Not open to students with credit in HDFS 4880, HDFS 4880W or HDFS 4880, HDFS 6880W
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. Students will be involved in the planning and implementation of the project(s) and may spend time outside of the classroom. Students will be engaged in the service-learning component for approximately 25-50% of overall instructional time.
Undergraduate Prerequisite:(HDFS 2100 or HDFS 2100H or HDFS 2100E) and (HDFS 2200 or HDFS 2200H or HDFS 2200E or HDFS 2950-2950L or HDFS 2950E) and 3 hours of HDFS courses at the 3000-level or above
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
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Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)