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College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

ECED 405: Introduction to Early Childhood Special Education

Important: For the most up-to-date information, refer to the official George Mason Course Catalog

General Information

Credits: 3


Surveys current knowledge about young children with disabilities within the context of human growth and development and learning expectations in the preschool years. Includes historical factors and legislation affecting service delivery. Notes: Field experience required. Offered by School of Education. Limited to three attempts.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Semesters taught: Fall Summer and Spring

Current Sections

Upcoming Sections

  • Summer 2023, Section: B02*, CRN 43794, Format: Online, Instructor: Heather Walter
  • Fall 2023, Section: DL1*, CRN 74189, Format: Online, Instructor: Heather Walter

*These sections are available to non-degree seeking students as well. To take courses without applying to a degree program, you'll need to submit an application as a non-degree seeking student. If you're interested in applying a course to a degree in the future, set up a call with an admissions counselor. All courses available in Summer 2020 will be offered online.

Prior Sections (partial list)