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2018-2019 Academic Catalog (August 2018 - July 2019) 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog (August 2018 - July 2019) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDSP 303 Introduction to Special Education

Prerequisites: Minimum 15 hours of college credit.
Introduction to current issues and problems related to children and youth who deviate from the average in mental, physical, social and/or emotional characteristics to the extent that the appropriate least restrictive environment is provided.  Research on each of the identified exceptionalities in special education is required.  Topics of emphasis include:  special education legislation, the special education process from referral to placement, response to intervention, developing individualized education plans (IEPs), positive behavior support and teaching strategies specific to exceptionalities.  A grade of C or better required.

Note: Must take concurrently with EDUC 210.