College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

EDCI 597: Special Topics in Education

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

General Information

Credit hours: 1-6

Description:

Provides advanced study on selected topic or emerging issue in American or international education. Notes: May be repeated for credit with GSE permission. Offered by School of Education. May be repeated within the degree.
Specialized Designation: Topic Varies
Recommended Prerequisite: Admission to program in GSE.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to students with a major in ASTL-Alternative Education, ASTL-Early Childhood Educ, Gifted Child Education, ASTL - History, ASTL-Instructional Technology, ASTL - Literacy/Reading, ASTL - Mathematics, ASTL-NBPTS Preparation Core, ASTL - Science or Curriculum and Instruction.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

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

Current Sections

  • Fall 2020, Section: DL1, CRN 84810, Format: Online, Instructor: Thomas Opfer

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2021, Section: 001*, CRN 18499, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Mark Helmsing
  • Spring 2021, Section: 003*, CRN 20817, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Mark Helmsing

*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)