This course focuses on principles and procedures for managing the family's resources of time, money, possessions and environment. Students will learn about the importance of making choices and how those choices affect the lives of the people around them.  Students will also learn different theories on how to develop, allocate, conserve and expend their resources.

This course will help in the design of methods to communicate to family members about family life.  It will investigate different ways to teach about family, how to lead conferences and groups that focus on family life and how to assess the work being done.