Exploring Family & Consumer Sciences

About the Course

The Exploring Family & Consumer Sciences course introduces students to the exciting world of Family & Consumer Sciences. Students will develop key life skills in the areas of food and nutrition, childcare and safety, interior and fashion design, consumer services and family relationships.

Total Lessons 35
Projects, Activities & Assessments 696

SAMPLE LESSON  Conflict Management

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

Course Lessons

Introduction to Career Clusters
Exploring Careers: Human Services
Jobs, Careers & Education
Formulas for Career Success: Job Search
Formulas for Career Success: Job Applications
Formulas for Career Success: Résumés
Formulas for Career Success: Portfolio Development
Formulas for Career Success: Cover Letters
Formulas for Career Success: Interview Preparation
Formulas for Career Success: The Interview Process
Formulas for Career Success: After the Interview
Decision Making
Skills for Real World Survival
Conflict Management
Positive Relationships
Management Functions
Managing People
Understanding Dietary Guidelines
MyPlate: The New Food Guide
Kitchen Equipment
Eating with Emily Post
Introduction to Nutrients & Nutritional Labeling
Nutrition Through the Life Cycle
The Science in Food Handling & Storage
Impact of Nutrition on Health & Wellness
Human Developmental Theories
Guiding Children
Appropriate Teaching Strategies
Caring for Children
First Aid Basics
Through Sickness & Health
Maintaining Mental Health
Introduction to Interior Design
Interior Design Practices
Basic Apparel