College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

EDCD 660: Multicultural Counseling

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

General Information

Credit hours: 3


Examines multicultural issues in counseling and explores the complexities of culture and its influence on the client/counselor relationship. Promotes awareness and understanding of cultural differences and their effect on the counseling relationship. Investigates variables that interact with culture that may interfere with the counseling relationship, such as historical, political, socioeconomic, psychosocial adjustment, racism, prejudice, discrimination, and oppression. Offered by School of Education. May not be repeated for credit.
Registration Restrictions:

Required Prerequisites: (EDCD 608*B and (EDCD 606B or 609B)).
* May be taken concurrently.
B Requires minimum grade of B.

Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Counseling and Development or Counseling.

Enrollment limited to students in a Graduate Certificate or Master of Education degrees.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

Semesters taught: Fall, Spr, Sum

Current Sections

  • Fall 2020, Section: 001, CRN 75219, Format: Online, Instructor: Regine Talleyrand
  • Fall 2020, Section: DL2, CRN 84840, Format: Online, Instructor: Tracey Scott

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2021, Section: 001, CRN 10701, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Regine Talleyrand
  • Spring 2021, Section: 002, CRN 19891, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Tracey Scott
Prior Sections (partial list)