2021-2022 Humboldt State University Catalog 
    Aug 15, 2022  
2021-2022 Humboldt State University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Family Studies Minor

Examine the family from multiple perspectives, giving special attention to changes in the American family over time and across ethnic and socioeconomic groups. Look at various methods for working with families and helping the family remain strong and healthy.

Knowledge about families is excellent background for work in social services, teaching, community development, community health, counseling, family law, public administration, or public policy.

Requirements for the Minor (21 units)

Growth & Development Foundation

Contemporary Family Dynamics

Complete a minimum of one course from:

Cultural Variations

Complete a minimum of one course from:

Interacting with Families

Complete a minimum of one course from:

Special Family Topics

Complete a minimum of 3 units from:

Advocacy & Public Policy


* Course may not be used for more than one topic section.