May 31, 2020  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog (August 2017 - July 2018) 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog (August 2017 - July 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPED 515 Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

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.