University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Connecting Learning to Life
2006-2007

 






Human Development - Requirements for the Major

Supporting Courses, 13 credits

Required:

  • HUM DEV 210 Introduction to Human Development, 3 credits

One of these:

  • COMM SCI 205 Social Science Statistics, 4 credits
  • MATH 260 Introductory Statistics, 4 credits

One of these:

  • BIOLOGY 202 Principles of Biology I, 4 credits
  • HUM BIOL 102 Introduction to Human Biology, 3 credits

One of these:

  • ANTHRO 100 Varieties of World Culture, 3 credits
  • SOCIOL 202 Introduction to Sociology, 3 credits

Upper-Level Requirements, 26 credits

  • HUM DEV 440 Human Development Senior Seminar, 1 credit

Life span core courses, required:

  • HUM DEV 331 Infancy and Early Childhood, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 332 Middle Childhood and Adolescence, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 343 Adulthood and Aging, 3 credits

Biological course, choose one of these:

  • HUM BIOL 310 Human Genetics, 3 credits
  • HUM BIOL 324 The Biology of Women, 3 credits
  • HUM BIOL 342 Human Evolution, 3 credits
  • HUM BIOL 364 Human Variability, 3 credits
  • HUM BIOL 402 Human Physiology, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 350 Developmental Psychobiology, 3 credits (strongly recommended)

Electives, choose four of these:

  • HUM DEV 334 Play and Creative Activities in Childhood, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 336 Gender Development Across the Lifespan, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 342 Cross-Cultural Human Development, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 344 Dying, Death, and Loss, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 345 Human Sexuality, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 346 Culture, Development and Health, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 350 Developmental Psychobiology, 3 credits (may not be counted as elective if used as a Biological course)
  • HUM DEV 351 Interdisciplinary Topics in Human Development, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 353 Family Development, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 424 The Development of Creative and Critical Thinking, 3 credits
  • PSYCH 429 Theories of Personality, 3 credits
  • PSYCH 438 Counseling Across the Lifespan, 3 credits

One of these is encouraged, but may not count toward major requirements:

  • HUM DEV 478 Honors in the Major, 3 credits
  • HUM DEV 495 Teaching Assistantship, 1-6 credits
  • HUM DEV 496 Research Assistantship, 1-6 credits
  • HUM DEV 497 Internship, 3 credits (in an approved agency)
  • HUM DEV 498 Independent Study, 3 credits
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