LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Curriculum: Child & Family Development, Western Michigan University
Online Transfer Program
Curriculum Code: 1086
Code Title Credits Prerequisite Planned
REQUIREMENTS Total: 54 Credits
CHDV 100 Fdtn Child Educ 3 See Catalog ALL
CHDV 101 Child Growth/Dev 4 See Catalog (See Note 3) ALL
CHDV 111 Pos Guid Commun 4 2.5 in CHDV 100/conc, see Catalog F,SP
CHDV 112 Fmly Relatn/Prog 3 2.5 in CHDV 100,111, see Catalog F,SP
CHDV 220 Curriclm/Lrn Env 4 2.5 in CHDV 100,101,111 F,SP
CHDV 221 Inf/Tod Prog Dev 4 2.5 in CHDV 100,101,111 F,SP
CHDV 230 Child Care Admin 3 2.5 in CHDV 220/221, see Catalog F,SP
CHDV 284 Chdv Practicum 6 See Catalog SP
ENGL 208 Children's Lit 4 See Catalog (See Note 3) ALL
ISCI 121 Integ Sci Educ I 4 See Catalog (See Note 3) F,SP
MATH 112 Interm Algebra 4 2.0 in MATH 107, see Catalog ALL
SPCH 130 Fund Publ Speak 3 See Catalog ALL
SOCL 120 Intro Sociology 4 See Catalog (See Note 3) ALL
WRIT 121 Composition I 4 See Catalog (See Notes 3,4) ALL
LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS Total: 11-12 Credits
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1: Professional Related 1-2 Credits (See Note 5)
CHDV 113 Hlth/Safety: ECP 2 See Catalog SP
CHDV 189 Child/Diversity 1 None, see Catalog F
CHOICE 2: Teacher/Director 2 Credits
CHDV 188 EC Special Needs 2 See Catalog SU
CHDV 222 School-Age Prgm 2 2.5 in CHDV 101 F
CHDV 240 Bhvr Challenges 2 2.5 in CHDV 111, see Catalog SP
CHOICE 3: English Composition 4 Credits (See Notes 3,4)
ENGL 122 Writ/Lit & Ideas 4 2.0 in WRIT 121/131, see Catalog ALL
WRIT 122 Composition II 4 2.0 in WRIT 121/131, see Catalog ALL
CHOICE 4: Humanities 4 Credits (See Note 2)
MINIMUM TOTAL 65
1. This transfer guide represents the Articulation (partnership) Agreement
between Lansing Community College (LCC) and Western Michigan University (WMU).
This agreement facilitates the transfer of students completing the LCC
Associate in Applied Arts Child Development and Early Education program to a
degree completion program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Child and
Family Development major at WMU. LCC students must be admitted to WMU prior
to acceptance into the Family Studies program. Completion of the WMU program
will NOT lead to a Michigan Department of Education teacher certification.
This articulated agreement does not have a specified expiration date.
2. See the MACRAO Transfer Agreement for appropriate LCC courses.
3. This is a MACRAO Agreement requirement. Two (2) additional 3000-4000 level
General Education courses are required and will be completed at WMU.
4. Students may substitute WRIT 131 for WRIT 121 and ENGL/WRIT 132 for ENGL/WRIT
5. In addition to the courses listed, any CHDV course not listed as a requirement
may be used to fulfill Choice 1.
6. WMU requires all students to satisfactorily complete the Intellectual Skills
Program requirements. Students transferring the LCC courses listed above in
the "Requirements" section meet the writing, reading and quantification
Intellectual Skills requirements. The Department of Family and Consumer
Sciences requires that computer course FCS 2250 be completed at WMU for this
7. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
requirements. Completion of this guide meets the requirements for the LCC
Early Education AAA degree. See the LCC Online Catalog for details.
8. This transfer guide requires basic skill levels in mathematics, reading, and
writing. To determine accurate course placement, students should take the
Computerized Placement Tests in the LCC Assessment Center (GB 200) prior to
registration. For testing hours call (517) 267-5500.
For further information and advising, contact Marcia Rysztak, LCC Child
Development and Early Education Program, HHS 108, (517) 483-1141 or e-mail at
email@example.com; or Linda Dove, WMU Family and Consumer Sciences, at (269)
387-3716, firstname.lastname@example.org or on the web at http://www.wmich.edu/fcs.
VISIT THE WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY WEBSITE AT http://www.wmich.edu.
Effective from Fall 2012 through Summer 2013