College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

ELED 543: Children, Family, Culture, and Schools, ages 4-12 Years

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

General Information

Credit hours: 3


Examines child and family development and ways children, families, schools, and communities interrelate. Links children's developing physical, social, emotional, and cognitive abilities to planning curriculum and developing instructional strategies. Notes: Requires school-based field experience. Offered by School of Education. May not be repeated for credit. Equivalent to EDUC 543.
Recommended Prerequisite: Admission to the Elementary Education licensure program.
Registration Restrictions:

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

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

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

Current Sections

  • Fall 2020, Section: DL1, CRN 79826, Format: Online, Instructor: Elizabeth Levine-Brown
  • Fall 2020, Section: DL2, CRN 80903, Format: Online, Instructor: Janna Dresden
Prior Sections (partial list)