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Department of Family & Consumer Sciences

Department of Family & Consumer Sciences

Family & Consumer Sciences Department Curriculum:


 B.S. In Child Development and Early Literacy / General Concentration

Course Number Course Title Hours
Art - 210 Intro. To Fine & Perf. Art 3
Biol - 113  Princ. of Biology I 3
Biol - 114  Princ. of Biology II 3
Econ - 201 Princ. of Economics 3
Eng. - 101 Freshman Composition 3
Eng. - 102 Freshman Composition 3
Eng - 200 World Literature 3
Eng. - 207 Technical Writing 3
Forg Language Language I 3
Forg. Language Language II 3
FYE - 101   Freshman Seminar I 1
FYE - 102  Freshman Seminar II 1
Hist - 101 Hist. of Westrn Civil.  3
Hist - 104 Modern World History 3
Math 131 or
Math - 147
College Algebra
Pre Calculus I
3
Math 132 or
Math - 148
Trigonometry
Pre Calculus 2
3
Sci-105 or Chem 101 Phy. Science. Survey I or Env. Chemistry 3
CDFR - 100 Child Dev. & Fam. Rel. 3
CDFR - 204  Space & Equipment 3
FN - 205 Nut. For Children 3
ED - 216 Methods for Teaching Early Childhood 3
ED - 217 Reading Lang,. Arts in Early Childhood Ed. 3
CDFR - 259 Issues In Assess. For Children & Family 3
GET - 300 Rising Junior Exam 0
ED - 300 Educational Psychology 3
CDFR - 301 Parent-Child Interaction in Child Dev. & Early Literacy Influence and Intervention 3
ED - 305 Strategies for Teaching Elementary Math 3
CDFR - 306 Organization. & Adm. Of Child Dev. & Early Literacy Program 3
FCS - 310  Meth. Of Research in Fam. & Cons. Science 3
Math - 313 Math for Elem. Teachers 3
ED - 317 Multicultural Education 3
ED - 325 Reading in the Elementary School 3
CDFR - 330 Early Literacy Development In Math and Science For the Young Child 3
CDFR - 400 Nursery School/ Kindergarten Education 3
ED - 431 Reading Diagnosis & Correction 3
CDFR - 450 Practicum In Child Dev. and Early Literacy Program & Policy 3
CDFR - 460 Internship in Child Dev. & Early Literacy 3
FCS - 470 Independent Study in FCS 3
CDFR - 360 Dev. Scien. Inq. Skills I 3
CDFR - 361 Dev. Scien. Inq. Skills II 3
  Electives 7
  TOTAL 120 (*160) 
*160 hours of Service Learning (SL) is required - 80 from courses and 80 from community service
Recommended Electives:  CDFR 105, 103, 200, 209, 300, 304, 402, 404,FN 303, HM 212

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Department Head:

Glenda Island, Ph.D
Acting Department Head
Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Washington – Johnson Complex
Grambling State University
P.O. Box 4248
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 274-3719 / 2311
FAX: (318) 274-6049