X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.)

Child, Youth and Family (Co-op) (CYF:C)

Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences.

All students in the Child, Youth and Family Co-op major must include the following core of 11.50 required credits and 0.50 restricted electives to a minimum of 20.00 passed credits.

The first four semesters are as for the students in the regular program. Students in the co-op program must also complete COOP*1100 in the third academic semester. Thereafter the schedule is as follows:


Semester 1
FRHD*1100 [0.50] Life: Health and Well-Being
NUTR*1010 [0.50] Nutrition and Society
PSYC*1000 [0.50] Introduction to Psychology
One of:
ANTH*1150 [0.50] Introduction to Anthropology
SOC*1100 [0.50] Sociology
0.50 electives
Semester 2
BIOM*2000 [0.50] Concepts in Human Physiology
FRHD*1020 [0.50] Couple and Family Relationships
MBG*1000 [0.50] Genetics and Society
One of:
FRHD*2260 [0.50] Infant Development
FRHD*2280 [0.50] Adolescent Development
0.50 electives
Semester 3
COOP*1100 [0.00] Introduction to Co-operative Education
FRHD*2100 [0.50] Development of Human Sexuality
FRHD*3070 [0.50] Research Methods: Family Studies
FRHD*3400 [0.50] Communication and Counselling Skills
STAT*2080 [0.50] Introductory Applied Statistics I
One of:
FRHD*2060 [0.50] Adult Development and Aging
FRHD*2270 [0.50] Development in Early and Middle Childhood
Semester 4
FRHD*2110 [0.50] Exceptional Children and Youth
FRHD*3150 [0.50] Strategies for Behaviour Change
STAT*2090 [0.50] Introductory Applied Statistics II
One of:
FRHD*2040 [0.50] Principles of Program Design for Children
FRHD*2300 [0.50] Principles of Program Design for Youth
0.50 electives
Summer Semester
COOP*1000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term I
Fall Semester
COOP*2000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term II
Semester 5 - Winter
FRHD*3040 [0.50] Parenting and Intergenerational Relationships
FRHD*4320 [0.50] Social Policies for Children, Youth and Families
One of:
FRHD*3200 [1.00] Practicum - Child
FRHD*3250 [1.00] Practicum in Youth
0.50 electives
Semester 6 - Summer
2.50 electives
Semester 7 - Fall
FRHD*3180 [0.50] Observation and Assessment Laboratory
FRHD*4310 [0.50] Professional Issues
1.50 electives or restricted electives
Winter Semester
COOP*3000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term III
Semester 8 - Summer
2.50 electives
Restricted Electives
0.50 restricted electives from the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition at the 4000 level (excluding FRHD*4170).
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