UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Child and Adolescent Development, B.A. Early Childhood Development Option

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, the United States History and Government requirements, and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the 4-Year Degree Road Mapfor this major. Refer to ASSIST for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) STAR Act students should use the ADT/STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report/Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major, and 9 units in General Education.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
CADV 350 3
CADV 352 3
CADV 380/L (meets GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning) 3/1
GE Upper Division from Section C or Section F 3
Elective 3
Total 16

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
CADV 381/L or FCS 431/L 3/1
CADV 460 3
One course from: CADV 406/L, ART 383/L, ART 385/L, MUS 362/L, EPC 430 3
CADV 470 3
Professional Development and Practitioner-Based Skills Sets Elective* 3
Total 16

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
Professional Development and Practitioner-Based Skills Sets Electives* 6
A second course from: CADV 406/L, ART 383/L, ART 385/L, MUS 362/L, EPC 430 3
GE Upper Division from Section D or Section F 3
Elective 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
Professional Development and Practitioner-Based Skills Sets Electives* 6
Electives 7
Total 13
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

*Professional Development and Practitioner-Based Skills Sets (Complete any five of the following): CADV 250, CADV 310, CADV 327, CADV 335, CADV 394, CADV 450, CADV 451 (or FCS 436), CADV 452, CADV 453, CADV 455, CADV 456, CADV 494, CADV 495A, CADV 495B, CADV 499C, ART 380/L, ART 385/L, ART 579/L, EED 500, ELPS 417 (or 417 cross-listed courses), EPC 314 or EPC 315, EPC 430, FCS 309, FCS 335, FCS 433, FCS 480, SPED 400, SPED 402, SPED 431, SPED 532