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EDSP 303 Introduction to Special Education

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Prerequisites: 12 earned credit hours
Co-requisites: EDUC 210 , EDUC 210L , or consent of instructor.  

Introduction to current issues and problems related to children and youth who deviate from the average in intellectual, 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.