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2016-2017 EIU Graduate Catalog 
2016-2017 EIU Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FCS 4840 - The Disadvantaged Family.

(3-0-3) Low income and minority group families and their values, needs, problems, and practices.

Prerequisites & Notes
This course is restricted to students majoring in the B.S. in Family and Consumer Sciences, ABC
(Associate’s to Bachelor’s in Child Care) Program, B.S. in Career and Technical Education‐Family and
Consumer Sciences, M.S. in Family and Consumer Sciences, M.A. in Gerontology, M.A. in Aging Studies,
and M.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics; minoring in Family and Consumer Sciences; and to students in the
Lumpkin College of Business & Applied Sciences (or, student from another College who is pursuing a
Minor in Family and Consumer Sciences).
Prerequisites: A grade of “C” or better in FCS 1800 or FCS 2800 or permission of the instructor.

Credits: 3