2018-2019 Program Schedule

Schedule for Summer 2018 - Spring 2019

June 18, 2018

Summer classes begin online. Students participate via video conferences, webinars, discussion boards, and prerecorded presentations.

July 8 - 14, 2018
An intensive one-week, in-person Summer Residency on the Foggy Bottom campus. Distance-learning and planning of capstone projects with faculty mentors during the remainder of the summer session and the Fall semester.

August 6, 2018
Summer classes end.

August 27, 2018
Fall semester courses begin. All online.

December 10, 2018
Fall semester courses end. Check syllabi for end dates of specific courses. Since fall courses are either 2 or 3 credits, some faculty schedule their course work to end prior to the university-wide end date. 

January 18 - 21, 2019
A four-day Spring Residency on the Foggy Bottom campus kicks off spring semester courses. Students reconnect with each other and the faculty, begin special topics course work, and consult with capstone mentors.

January 15, 2018
Beginning distance-learning completion of elective courses, and implementation of capstone projects during the remainder of the Spring semester.

April 29, 2019
Spring semester ends. Check syllabi for end dates of specific courses. Since some spring courses are either 1 or 2 credits, some faculty schedule their course work to end prior to the university-wide end date. 

May 2 and 3, 2019
Program year closing weekend and Capstone presentations. This may be attended eith in-person on the Foggy Bottom campus, or via online participation. Students gather to present their final Capstone projects.

2018-2019 Program Schedule

SESSION / LOCATION DATES CORE COURSES:
PHYSICAL, MENTAL, POLICY
3 COURSES, 2 CREDITS EACH
CAPSTONE
3 CREDITS, SUPERVISED
SPECIAL TOPIC ELECTIVES
1 AND 2 CREDITS

Summer:

Online

June 18 - August 6 Class meetings for core courses:
6201 Multidisciplinary Health
6203 Health Policy
Continuing work on Capstone for returning 2-year students and Fall Capstone completion students  

Summer Residency: GW's Foggy Bottom Campus

July 8 - July 14 Summer Residency
Meet faculty and fellow students
Foundational training for capstone project  
Fall: Online August 27 - December 10 Content completed online:
6202 Mental Health

Planning for capstone project for Spring Capstone completion students

PSYD 6211 Capstone (3 credits for Fall completion students

Special Topics 1- and 2-credit courses (vary)
Spring Residency: GW's Foggy Bottom Campus January 11 - January 14 Spring Residency
Debriefing with classmates
Take-home lessons
Spring Residency
Meet again with cohort
Progress discussion of capstone projects
Initial in-person meetings of 1- and 2-credit courses
Spring: Online January 15 - April 29   PSYD 6211 Capstone (3 credits) for Spring completion students Follow-up meetings online