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University of Saint Joseph    
 
    
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 Course Catalog

Family Studies Minor


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19 Credits

Concentration in contemporary family issues

Family Studies is an academic interdisciplinary field that focuses on understanding and working with families in the context of modern society. The Family Studies minor incorporates the study of human development and family systems among diverse cultural, racial and ethnic groups. This program enhances students' ability to work with children, youth and families in a range of social service, judicial or advocacy settings.

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Child Study majors with a minor in Family Studies will take approved related courses in Family Studies to complete the minor, in collaboration with their major advisor.

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