This course examines how the relationships between individuals and among
family members significantly affect the quality of life. Students use
knowledge and skills in family studies and human development to enhance
personal development, foster quality relationships, promote wellness of
family members, manage multiple adult roles, and pursue careers related
to counseling and mental health services. View TEKS.
Required Textbook (sold separately):
• Ryder, Verdene and Marjorie B. Harter. Contemporary Living, 11th Edition. Tinley Park, IL: The Goodheart-Willcox Co., Inc., 2010. ISBN: 978-1-60525-131-8