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Overview

 

The Department of Human Development and Family Sciences has a long-standing tradition of offering undergraduate students experiential learning opportunities in research labs, through community partnerships, and at the Priscilla Pond Flawn Child and Family Laboratory (UT Lab School). 

The Bachelor of Science degree requires 6-credit hours of Research or Field Practicum coursework. Students can meet this requirement with:

  • 2 consecutive semesters of Research Practicum through HDF 355R in fall, spring, or summer
  • 1 semester in their senior year of Field Practicum through HDF 652F or 652P (if placed at the UT Lab School) in fall or spring only

Depending on your degree's catalog years, the Bachelor of Science and Arts degree may require 6-credit hours of Research or Field Practicum coursework. Please contact your academic advisor in the SoHE Advising Center, call 512-471-7219, or go to GEA 37 if you are otherwise uncertain of your requirements.

Admission by application only; filed with the Department of Human Development and Family Sciences by:

  • November 1 for enrollment in the following fall and summer semesters
  • April 1 for enrollment in the following spring semester