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Family and Consumer Science (FCS)


The following Family and Consumer Science courses are offered:

FCS 324
Human Development: A Life Span 3 Units
Same As: PSYC 370
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b);
CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
This course provides an overview, from developmental and psychological perspectives, of human development from conception through death, including biological and environmental influences. Theories and research of physical, cognitive, personality, and social development are examined, as well as attention to developmental problems. This course is designed to fulfill General Education, Nursing and Psychology degree requirements. This course is not open to those who have previously completed PSYC 370.

FCS 495
Independent Studies in Family and Consumer Science 1-3 Units
Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU

FCS 499
Experimental Offering in Family and Consumer Science .5-4 Units
Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU

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