2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

ECYF 485 Family Policy

Explores policy at the local, state, and federal levels and its impact on family life. Students will assess the effectiveness of policies and programs from a family perspective, learn about the policy making process, and critically examine different roles professionals can play in influencing policy development.

Prerequisite: ECYF 100 or FCFC 100 or SPCE 201 or EDEL 100, and ECYF 250; permission of the department chairperson.  ECYF 100 is waived for family engagement minors.