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Human Development & Family Studies-CSU (HDFS)

HDFS 5920 -  Grant Writing: Human Services  (3 Credits)  

Writing grant proposals that support client services or for research. Prereq: STAT 201.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Fall.

HDFS 6070 -  Prevention Science Across the Life-span  (3 Credits)  

Overview of prevention theory, methods, and standards of evidence. Introduction to efficacious and effective interventions across the lifespan. Prerequisite: One of the following: CBHS 6610; CHBH 5090; HESC 5560; PBHC 5500

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring.

HDFS 6080 -  Program Design and Implementation  (3 Credits)  

This course provides students with a theoretical and practical foundation for selecting and implementing effective prevention strategies across multiple settings such as schools and community-based organizations. Credit will not be given for both HDFS 6080 and CBHS 6613 or CHBH 6100. HDFS 6080 cannot substitute for CBHS 6613 or CHBH 6100.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Spring.

HDFS 6090 -  Prevention Program Evaluation  (3 Credits)  

This course provides students with a theoretical and practical foundation for evaluating the impact of prevention strategies across multiple settings such as schools and community-based organizations. Credit will not be given for both HDFS 6090 and CBHS 6612 or CHBH 6100. HDFS 6090 cannot substitute for CBHS 6612 or CHBH 6100.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Spring.

HDFS 6100 -  Risk and Resilience  (3 Credits)  

Risk and resilience processes in human development. Prereq: 6 credits in behavioral sciences.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Spring.

HDFS 6120 -  Adolescent Development  (3 Credits)  

Course focuses on current theoretical and empirical issues in the field of adolescent development. Students will critically evaluate current research in the field of adolescent development, debate central issues, and gain in-depth knowledge of one topic of their choice. Prerequisite: One course in adolescence; three credits of upper-division behavioral science; or permission of instructor.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Fall.

HDFS 6500 -  Research Methods II  (3 Credits)  

This course covers a range of quantitative methods with an emphasis on parametric inferential statistics. It will focus on parametric versions of both univariate and multivariate statistics along with important assumptions of each test statistic, when each should and should not be used, and how to compute each test statistic using SPSS.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Fall.

HDFS 6950 -  Independent Study - Human Development  (1-18 Credits)  

Independent study in human development and family studies.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

Repeatable. Max Credits: 18.

A-PUBH1 Graduate students and public health certificate students only.

Additional Information: Colorado State University.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.