Family Studies Requirements

To earn a minor in Family Studies, an undergraduate student must successfully complete 30 credits in Family Studies (FMST) and select Sociology (SOCI) courses, including:

Required Courses:
Students must successfully complete all of the following courses:

  • FMST 210: Family Context of Human Development (3 credits)
  • SOCI 200: Sociology of Family (3 credits)
  • SOCI 320: Diversity in Family Forms (3 credits)
  • SOCI 415: Theories of Family and Kinship (3 credits)

Choose 6 from this List of Courses:

Students must choose and successfully complete 6 courses from the list below:

  • FMST 238: Family Resource Management (3 credits)
  • FMST 312: Parent-Child Relationships (3 credits)
  • FMST 314: Relationship Development (3 credits)
  • FMST 316: Human Sexuality (3 credits)
  • SOCI 324: Sociology of the Lifecourse (3 credits)
  • SOCI 344: Sociology of Aging (3 credits)
  • SOCI 369: Sociology of Sexualities (3 credits)
  • SOCI 441: Society, Economy, and Family (3 credits)
  • SOCI 442: Families and Work (3 credits)

 

 

Family Studies Advisor

Silvia Bartolic

bartolic@mail.ubc.ca