Catalog 2016-2017 
    Nov 17, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FSE 256 Funeral Service Options

3 credits
This course examines services which are alternative to traditional funeral services and final disposition. Specific areas include, but are not limited to, cremation, green burial, and anatomical donation. Terminology, laws specific to alternative funerals, and properly memorializing the deceased are covered.

Prerequisites: FSE 101 , FSE 130 , and FSE 141 

Quarters Offered: Fall, Spring

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of the course the student will be able to:

  • Describe operational procedures specific to alternative funeral services
  • Identify trends in funeral service
  • Create a marketing plan to support alternative funerals
  • Evaluate the introduction of pet cremation and services