Mar 01, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog (August 2020 - July 2021) 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog (August 2020 - July 2021)

SPED 515 Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

(3)
This course introduces the student to the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  The course provides the candidate with knowledge of identification criteria, assessments, prevalence, potential causes, and related disorders.  Emphasis is placed on learning characteristics and effective strategies to prepare the candidate to teach an individual with autism in a variety of educational settings, including the content area classroom.