Family Sciences

College of Agriculture, Food & Environment

N6 Agricultural Science Center Contact: Wayne Centers - dsr@uky.edu
Family Sciences emphasizes the integration of individual development, family development, and family economics and management.

Total Hours Required for Degree: 120 - 121

UKY Major Map Family Sciences {DATE l, F d, Y}

Freshman Year Credit Hours: 30 - 33

Fall Semester

14 - 17
UK Core - Comp. & Comm. I
3
Free Elective
1 - 3
SOC 101 | SOC 101 - INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
3
PHI 120 | PHI 120 - THE ART OF THINKING: AN INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
3
GEN 100 | GEN 100 - ISSUES IN AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND ENVIRONMENT
3
UK 101 | UK 101 - ACADEMIC ORIENTATION
1 - 2

Spring Semester

16
UK Core - Comp. & Comm. II
3
UK Core - Humanities
3
PSY 100 | PSY 100 - INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
4
DHN 101 | DHN 101 - HUMAN NUTRITION AND WELLNESS
3
UK Core - Arts and Creativity
3

Sophomore Year Credit Hours: 31

Fall Semester

15
STA 210 | STA 210 - MAKING SENSE OF UNCERTAINTY: AN INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL REASONING
3
FAM 254 | FAM 254 - LIFE COURSE HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
3
FAM 253 | FAM 253 - HUMAN SEXUALITY: DEVELOPMENT, BEHAVIOR AND ATTITUDES
3
Professional Support
3
ECO 201 | ECO 201 - PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS I
3

Spring Semester

16
FAM 251 | FAM 251 - PERSONAL AND FAMILY FINANCE
3
COM 252 | COM 252 - INTRODUCTION TO INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
3
FAM 360 | FAM 360 - INTRODUCTION TO FAMILY INTERVENTION: WORKING WITH FAMILIES AND INDIVIDUALS
3
UK Core - Natural, Physical and Math
3
Free Elective
4

Junior Year Credit Hours: 28 - 30

Fall Semester

15
FAM 352 | FAM 352 - ISSUES IN FAMILY SCIENCES
3
FAM 402 | FAM 402 - ISSUES IN FAMILY RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
3
Professional Support
3
Upper Level Elective
3
UK Core - Global Dynamics
3

Spring Semester

13 - 15
FAM 390 | FAM 390 - INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH METHODS
3
FAM 354 or FAM 544
3
Professional Support
3
Professional Support
3
Free Elective
1 - 3

Senior Year Credit Hours: 27

Fall Semester

15
FAM 357 | FAM 357 - ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT
3
Professional Support
3
Professional Support
3
Upper Level Elective
3
Upper Level Elective
3

Spring Semester

12
Professional Support
3
FAM 499 | FAM 499 - INTERNSHIP IN FAMILY SCIENCE
3
Upper Level Elective
3
Upper Level Elective
3