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Palomar College Programs


130000 -- Family and Consumer Sciences
Instructional programs that study the relationship between the physical, social, emotional and intellectual environment in and of the home and family and the development of individuals, including programs in child development, family studies, gerontology, fashion, interior design and merchandising, consumer services, foods and nutrition, culinary arts, and hospitality.

Degrees

Family and Consumer Sciences, General
Family and Consumer Sciences--General

General programs in family and consumer sciences, including life management, how individuals develop and function in family, work, and community settings, and how they relate to their physical, social, emotional, and intellectual environments. Prepares individuals to balance personal, family and work responsibilities throughout the life cycle. May include introductory courses in fashion, nutrition and foods, interiors, family studies, child development. Programs may lead to transfer or to practical and occupational outcomes.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Interior Design and Merchandising
Interior Design

Design and its functional application to the environment, housing, furnishings, accessories, and equipment to provide commercial and residential environments that meet the psychological, sociological, emotional, and physical needs of the users and protect the health, safety, and welfare of the general public.
Units needed for degree: 45 units

Fashion Design
Fashion Design: Technical

Design and construction of garments.
Units needed for degree: 42 units

Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Merchandising: Technical

Merchandising of fashion and related articles in retail and wholesale establishments.
Units needed for degree: 36 units

Child Development/Early Care and Education
Preschool Teacher

Intellectual, psychosocial, and physical development of children. Principles and practices in the care and education of children.
Units needed for degree: 38.5 units

Children with Special Needs
Early Intervention Assistant

Principles and practices necessary for the care and education of children with special needs and their families.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Children with Special Needs
Early Intervention Teacher

Principles and practices necessary for the care and education of children with special needs and their families.
Units needed for degree: 42 units

Parenting and Family Education
Working With Families

Principles and practices of working with individuals in all family forms to positively affect their relationships and dynamics.
Units needed for degree: 34 units

Child Development Administration and Management
Early Childhood Administration

Principles and practices of managing all programs in child development, and early care and education.
Units needed for degree: 47 units

Infants and Toddlers
Infant/Toddler Teacher

Principles and practices necessary for working with children younger than three years old.
Units needed for degree: 42 units

Dietetic Services and Management
Child Nutrition Site Manager

Programs providing training in institutional food services and the management and supervision of such services, as Dietary Managers, Dietary Service Supervisors, and similar positions. Includes food services in schools, hospitals, nursing facilities, and other noncommercial settings.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts

Selection, storage, preparation, and service of food in quantity, including the culinary techniques used by chefs, institutional cooks, bakers, and catering services.
Units needed for degree: 41 units



Certificates:

Family and Consumer Sciences, General
Family and Consumer Sciences--General

General programs in family and consumer sciences, including life management, how individuals develop and function in family, work, and community settings, and how they relate to their physical, social, emotional, and intellectual environments. Prepares individuals to balance personal, family and work responsibilities throughout the life cycle. May include introductory courses in fashion, nutrition and foods, interiors, family studies, child development. Programs may lead to transfer or to practical and occupational outcomes.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Interior Design and Merchandising
Interior Design

Design and its functional application to the environment, housing, furnishings, accessories, and equipment to provide commercial and residential environments that meet the psychological, sociological, emotional, and physical needs of the users and protect the health, safety, and welfare of the general public.
Units needed for certificate: 21 units

Fashion Design
Fashion Design: Entry Level

Design and construction of garments.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Merchandising: Entry Level

Merchandising of fashion and related articles in retail and wholesale establishments.
Units needed for certificate: 23 units

Child Development/Early Care and Education
Master Teacher Certificate-ECE

Intellectual, psychosocial, and physical development of children. Principles and practices in the care and education of children.
Units needed for certificate: 47.5 units

Child Development/Early Care and Education
Preschool Teacher

Intellectual, psychosocial, and physical development of children. Principles and practices in the care and education of children.
Units needed for certificate: 38.5 units

Children with Special Needs
Early Intervention Assistant

Principles and practices necessary for the care and education of children with special needs and their families.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Children with Special Needs
Early Intervention Teacher

Principles and practices necessary for the care and education of children with special needs and their families.
Units needed for certificate: 42 units

Parenting and Family Education
Working With Families

Principles and practices of working with individuals in all family forms to positively affect their relationships and dynamics.
Units needed for certificate: 34 units

Child Development Administration and Management
Early Childhood Administration

Principles and practices of managing all programs in child development, and early care and education.
Units needed for certificate: 47 units

Child Development Administration and Management
Site Supervisor Certificate-ECE

Principles and practices of managing all programs in child development, and early care and education.
Units needed for certificate: 47.5 units

Infants and Toddlers
Infant/Toddler Teacher

Principles and practices necessary for working with children younger than three years old.
Units needed for certificate: 42 units

Dietetic Services and Management
Child Nutrition Site Manager

Programs providing training in institutional food services and the management and supervision of such services, as Dietary Managers, Dietary Service Supervisors, and similar positions. Includes food services in schools, hospitals, nursing facilities, and other noncommercial settings.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units

Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts

Selection, storage, preparation, and service of food in quantity, including the culinary techniques used by chefs, institutional cooks, bakers, and catering services.
Units needed for certificate: 41 units