FSE 1000  Introduction to Funeral Services credits: 3

This course provides an orientation to the profession of funeral services. Topics include the historical role of funeral service from pre-Christian to modern times, functional role of the funeral service practitioner, sociology of funeral service, current and future trends, and funeral service organizations. Emphasis will be on the development of funeral service practices in the United States.

Prerequisite: (ENC 0025 and REA 0017) Or EAP 1695 or appropriate score on the college placement test.