Offered by Department of Family
Studies and Interior Design
College of Business and Technology
- FSID 802P - Selected Readings in Human Relationships - 3 hours
- Prereq: FSID 150 and FSID 351 OR permission
Analysis of major studies and current literature in Family Studies and related disciplines.
- FSID 806 - Families and the Economy - 3 hours
- Prereq: ECON 100 or ECON 270 or ECON 271
Theory and application of economic principles to the understanding of individual and family behaviors within and the impact of
family participation upon the economic system of the United States and the global economy.
- FSID 830P - Grantwriting and Fundraising for Human Service Programs - 3 hours
- This course introduces the student to the fundamentals of Grantwriting and Fundraising including the principles of marketing
used to identify need, locating funding sources, writing a grant proposal using persuasive technical writing, and preparing a
budget. The course includes hands-on experience in identifying a funding source and preparing a grant proposal.
- FSID 850P - The Aging Adult - 3 hours
- Prereq: FSID 150 or permission of instructor
This course examines the various aspects of aging including the physical, psychological, and social issues of elders. These
aspects of aging are examined from individual, cohort, family and global perspectives. Students explore and examine aging
issues through the use of formal research, personal interviews, site visits, and agency presentations.
- FSID 865P - Advanced Study of Sexual Behaviors - 3 hours
- An in-depth analysis of human sexual behavior from psychological, sociological, biological, ethological, historical, and
- FSID 881P - Cross Cultural Family Patterns - 3 hours
- This course examines the concept of family as it appears in various cultural contexts in the United States and in other
settings. Family and culture will be viewed both historically and in the contemporary period. Various models of the family,
representing both western and nonwestern traditions, will be explored through readings, discussion, and writing. Particular
emphasis will be given to gaining understanding about the values, traditions, and socio-economic/geopolitical circumstances,
that influence the development of culture.
- FSID 886P - Families in Crisis - 3 hours
- Prereq: FSID 351 or permission
This course enables Family Studies and other service and social support-oriented students to understand the trauma and recovery
process associated with normative and catastrophic family crisis. Note: This course alone does not prepare students to be crisis
- FSID 890P - Special Problems in Family Studies and Interior Design - 3 hours
- The course is designed to provide students the opportunity to expand their basic and applied knowledge within their
- FSID 891 - Special Problems in Family Studies - 3 hours
- Prereq: department approval
This course will involve the process and completion of a research project. With the help of a faculty member, students will
assist with an existing project or conduct their own research project.
- FSID 892P - Advanced Developmental Theory - 3 hours
- Seminal as well as current developmental theories will be examined in depth. Particular emphasis will be placed on the
most influential theories and their relevance to infant, child, and adolescent development. Prior completion of
FSID 250, and
FSID 253 is highly recommended.
10 Jun 2013