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MA Early Childhood Education
Course Description

EDUC 256
Grief & Loss: Children & Families

This course is an experiential based seminar that will focus on grief and loss of children, adolescents, and families. The primary focus of the course will be to enhance your knowledge and understanding of how death, loss, grief,and loss bereavement impact children and families developmentally, psychosocially, socially and emotionally. Additionally, aspects of culture, religion, and social norms will be discussed and integrated into the course content. Students will be introduced to various theories including tasks, phases, stages, and approaches to grief and evidence based.

Course Credit:

Korie Leigh
Instructor consent required.

EDUC 242

Limit fifteen students.
Open to graduate students only.


Last Updated: 9/21/17