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Course SummaryPrepare to take the Michigan Test for Teacher Certification (MTTC) Family & Consumer Sciences exam by reviewing this extensive study guide. This resource covers family structure, human development, health care, economics and other topics you need to know to pass this teacher certification exam. This Study.com course was last updated in 2018.
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About This Course
This comprehensive course is designed to cover all of the material you could be tested on by the MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences exam. You'll review relationships, parenthood, wellness, lifestyle choices, housing and home design, and consumer rights. Lessons are taught by experienced instructors with backgrounds in these topics, and you can reach out to experts via an online contact form with any questions about this course. Take self-assessment quizzes and chapter exams to see what you've learned and determine your readiness is taking this MTTC exam.
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Syllabus & Course Information
You can fully prepare for the MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences exam with the use of this study guide. Find detailed lessons addressing the stages of adulthood, human development from infancy through adolescence, personal wellness, career planning and consumerism. After you have thoroughly studied this course, you should be able to:
- Discuss family structure and systems
- Describe interpersonal relationships
- Provide details about human sexual development
- Define family rights and responsibilities
- Discuss the parenting process and how to prepare for parenthood
- Detail human and cultural geography, basic geography tools and how humans impact the environment
- Talk about family conflict and communication
- Give details about the principles of nutrition
- Identify health care rights and responsibilities
- List home design features and understand the housing selection process
- Discuss personal resource management and consumption behaviors
This course is made up of 23 individual chapters broken down into 192 video and text lessons. Lessons are accessible 24/7 from any device, so you can easily create a flexible study schedule.
MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences Exam Information
Michigan requires that all educators complete specific certification exams to teach in content areas. Aspiring family and consumer sciences teachers must take and pass this MTTC exam to gain the needed certification to instruct in this area.
- Number of Questions: 100 questions
- Question Type: Multiple-choice
- Time Limit: 2.5 hours
- Exam Cost: $130
MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences Exam Breakdown
|MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences Concept||Percent of MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences Exam||Approximate Number of Questions||Chapter Lessons|
|Individual and Family Life||29%||29 questions||46|
|Parenting and Human Development||16%||16 questions||71|
|Individual and Family Health, Nutrition, and Wellness||23%||23 questions||33|
|Family, Community and Career Environments||16%||16 questions||21|
|Consumer Education and Resource Management||16%||16 questions||21|
MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences Preparation & Registration
There's no easier or more convenient resource that can prepare you to take the MTTC Family & Consumer Sciences exam than this study guide. Detailed information is presented in short lessons that cover families, relationships, human development stages, parenting, health, housing and career choices.
Registration can be completed online. Simply log onto the MTTC testing website, create an account and remit all necessary information and payment of test fees. You will be emailed an admission ticket that must be presented at the test site on the day of your exam.
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