University Catalogue

Curriculum in Family and Consumer Sciences
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science
Nutrition Education and Promotion Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

Social
Sciences
ElectiveG
  3 hours
Music,
Visual Arts,
Dance, or
TheatreG
  3 hours
*ENGL 101 or
ENGL 101HG
Freshman Composition
Freshman Composition Honors
3 hours
MATH 105 or
MATH 151 or
MATH 161G
Finite Mathematics
College Algebra with Fundamentals 
College Algebra
3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern    2 hours
††FCS 100 Foundations of Family and Consumer Sciences 1 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††HS 133 Healthy Lifestyles for the 21st Century            3 hours
††PSYC 101G General Psychology I  3 hours
*ENGL 102 or
ENGL 102HG
Critical Reading and Writing
Critical Reading and Writing Honors
3 hours
MATH 241G Elementary Statistics 3 hours
Biological
ScienceG
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature                                     
3 hours
Physical
Science
ElectiveG
  3 hours
History
ElectiveG
  3 hours
††FCS
Elective
                         3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††FCS 302 Family and Individual Development over the Lifespan 3 hours
COMM 210 or
COMM 211G
Communicating in the Classroom
Introduction to Pubic Speaking
                               
3 hours
Second
Science
SequenceG
  3 hours
††FCS 304 Parenting: Issues and Education  3 hours
††FCS 342 Nutrition  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

††FCS 345 Nutrition Through the Life Cycle 3 hours
Elective   3 hours
††FCS 412 Family Stress and Coping  3 hours
††FCS 441 Family Relations  3 hours
††FCS
ELective
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††FCS 421 Weight Management Principles 3 hours
††FCS 411 Nutrition and Lifestyle Diseases                     3 hours
††HS 252 or
HS 331
Health and Stress
Health Information and the Media 
3 hours
††FCS 371 Family Finance and Consumer Education 3 hours
††FCS 346 Professional Development in Family and Consumer Sciences  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

††FCS 425 Nutrition Presentations and Demonstrations 3 hours
††FCS 475 Family Resource Management  3 hours
††FCS 426 Food Principles and Preparation 3 hours
††FCS 424 Nutrition for Sport and Fitness 3 hours
††ENGL 322 Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††FCS 433 Current Trends and Issues in Nutrition                                   3 hours
††FCS 448 Communication, Aging and Social Interaction 3 hours
††FCS
Elective
  3 hours
††HS 351 or
HS 420 or
HS 454
Health Problems of the Aging and Aged
Health Promotion and Program Planning
Health Behavior Change
3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of electives.

GGeneral Education Courses
*Grade of "C" or better.
††Major Course Grade of "C" or better.

 

Upon completion of this program, students will be eligible to take the certification exam as Nutrition and Wellness Educators through the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. Requirements include completing FCS 342, 345, 411, 421, 425, 426, and 433, as well as passing the competency exam.