College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

EDSE 513: Medical and Educational Implications of Visual Impairments

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General Information

Credit hours: 3

Description:

Provides an introduction to anatomy and physiology of the visual system and the educational implications of visual pathology. Covers anatomy of the human eye, normal visual development, pathology of the eye, examination procedures for the identification of visual pathology, and the effects of pathology on visual learning and development. Field experience is required. Offered by School of Education. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: EDSE 511. Concurrent enrollment is also permitted.
Registration Restrictions:

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

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 Regular scale.

Current Sections

This course is not offered this semester.

Upcoming Sections

  • Fall 2020, Section: 6V1*, CRN 83552, Format: Online, Instructor: Kimberly Avila
  • Fall 2020, Section: 6Y1*, CRN 83549, Format: Online, Instructor: Kimberly Avila
  • Fall 2020, Section: DL1*, CRN 77738, Format: Online, Instructor: Kimberly Avila

*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)