Minors & Certification

Family Studies Minor

18 hours required

Required Courses

  • CF 102 Relationships in 21st Century (3)
  • CF 209 Intro to Family Process and Systems (3)
  • CF 220 Young and Middle Adulthood (3)
  • CF 340 Family Law, Advocacy, and Policy (3)
  • CF 385 Stress, Violence, Trauma, and Families (3)
  • CF 402 Relationships of Commitment (3)

Gerontology Minor

18 hours required

Required Courses

  • CF 206 Intro to Gerontology (3)
  • CF 207 Gerontology Practicum I (3)
  • CF 518 Gerontology Practicum II (3)
  • PY 329 Psychology of Death and Dying (3)
  • PY 525 Maturity and Aging (3)
  • UI 430 Aging Successfully (3)

Child Development Minor

18 hours required

Required Courses

  • CF 120 The Child (3)
  • CF 124 Health/Nutrition/Safety Child (3)
  • CF 200 Constructive Guidance and Discipline (3)
  • CF 215 Observe: Perception and Process (3)
  • CF 330 Middle Childhood and Youth Issues (3)
  • CF 410 Culture and Ethnicity of the Child (3)

Child Development - Childhood Trauma and Outcomes Minor

18 hours required

Required Courses

  • CF 120 The Child (3)
  • HS 301 Found Child Maltreatment/Child Advocacy (3)
  • HS 401 Child Advocacy II (3)
  • HS 402 Child Advocacy III (3)
  • PY 444 Childhood Psychopathology (3)
  • SW 205 Intro to Social Welfare Policy (3)

Child Advocacy Studies Certificate

9 hours required

Choose 3 courses from the following:

  • HS 301 Found Child Maltreatment/Child Advocacy (3)
  • HS 401 Child Advocacy II (3)
  • HS 402 Child Advocacy III (3)
  • CF 385 Stress, Violence, Trauma, and Families (3)

Contact

573.651.2109
vwilburn@semo.edu
Scully Building 114
Child and Family Studies
One University Plaza, MS 5750
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701