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College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

HDFS 401: Family Law and Public Policy

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

General Information

Credits: 3


Examines contemporary family life and the impact of government laws, policies, and programs on families over time and across contexts and cultures. Explores the intended and unintended consequences of policies for diverse families across a variety of policy matters, from anti-poverty and social welfare policies to health and environmental policies. Offered by School of Education. Limited to three attempts.
Specialized Designation: Writing Intensive in Major
Recommended Prerequisite: HDFS 200 or permission of instructor.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

This course is not offered this semester.

Prior Sections (partial list)