Spring 2024

HDFS 920 Dissertation

Research for the doctoral dissertation (whether library research, laboratory or field observation or research, artistic creation, or dissertation writing).

Units
1-9
Course Terms

HDFS 910 Thesis

Research for the master's thesis (whether library research, laboratory or field observation or research, artistic creation, or thesis writing). Maximum total credit permitted varies with the major department.

Units
1-6
Course Terms

HDFS 799A Independent Study for Comprehensive Examination

Independent Study for major written Comprehensive Examination. To receive a passing grade in the class, the student will need to take their written comprehensive exam that semester (before the grade is due). This requirement will be written into the Independent Study Proposal Form that is used to describe the student's plans and goals for their independent work over the semester. If there are extenuating circumstances, a student can potentially take an Incomplete (I) for the course, given the approval of their major advisor.

Units
3-8
Course Terms

HDFS 699 Independent Study

Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work. Graduate students doing independent work which cannot be classified as actual research will register for credit under course number 599, 699, or 799.

Units
1-8
Course Terms

HDFS 546 Foundations of Family and Interpersonal Theory

The purpose of this course is to build an understanding of the major theoretical frameworks used in the disciplines of family studies and interpersonal relations. Students will gain a critical understanding of the major theoretical frameworks used to study family and interpersonal relationships, learn the basic principles and concepts associated with these frameworks, and begin to learn how to apply these theories to a variety of situations as well as a career path that includes growth in knowledge and use of family theoretical frameworks.

Units
3
Course Terms

HDFS 537B Intermediate Quantitative Analysis

Focus on intermediate univariate and multivariate statistics as applied to research in Family Studies and Human Development. This material builds upon the topics covered in HDFS 537A, and provides a foundation for the study of more advanced quantitative techniques.

Units
3
Course Terms

HDFS 499 Independent Study

Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

Units
1-3
Other Information
Equivalency
Mutually Exclusive
Equivalency
Mutually Exclusive
Equivalency
Mutually Exclusive
Equivalency
Mutually Exclusive
Equivalency
Mutually Exclusive
Course Terms