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Fall 2021
Oct 07,2022
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EDUC 360 - INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION
This course provides preservice teachers with an introduction to the current knowledgeand understanding of children and adolescents with special needs. Content includes the following: Special Education history, legislation, etiology, characteristics, family dynamics and issues regarding family-professional interactions with community agencies, the school referral system and the role of a teacher. Moreover, the needs of exceptional individuals and their families will be presented in terms of transitions through life cycles or crisis as an analytical tool. The focus will be on learning about a wide spectrum of special needs, including gifted and talented, as well as an introduction to assessment, and support services. Clinical experience hours in P-12 schools settings will be required. Pre-service candidates will have the opportunity to work with individuals who have been diagnosed with Autism. Course fee required.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online Course

Education Department

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Undergraduate
Must be enrolled in one of the following Concentrations:     
      Art - Teacher Certification
      Biology-Teacher Certification
      Business-Teacher Certification
      Chemistry-Teacher Cert.
      Speech Arts&Dramatics-T.C.
      Education - Certificate
      ElemEd-Teacher Cert
      English-Teacher Certification
      Earth Science-Teach.Cert.
      French-Teacher Certification
      Italian-Teacher Certification
      Spanish-Teach.Cert.
      Health-Teacher Certification
      Middle School-Teacher Cert
      Math-Teacher Certification
      Music - Teacher Certification
      Physics-Teacher Certification
      Physical Science-Teach. C.
      Psychology-Teach.Cert.
      Social Studies-Teach.Cert.

Corequisites:
EDUC 301

Prerequisites:
FOR EDUC 360

General Requirements:
Course or Test: EDUC 211
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently.
and
Course or Test: EDUC 221
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently.
and
Course or Test: EDUC 222
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently.
and
Course or Test: EDUC 241
May not be taken concurrently. )


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