SEED 580: Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders

This course offers an overview of student characteristics, theory and teaching applications for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Major theories, teaching approaches, trends, etiological and diagnostic issues, classroom structure and environmental arrangements, research-based instructional strategies, and family involvement will be discussed.

Notes(s): Education Specialist Credential and Certificate candidates must pass this course with a grade of “B-” or higher. Valid Certificate of Clearance and negative TB test results required for fieldwork. Lecture/Lab Hours: A 10-hour field practicum component is required. Grade Mode: A.
Credit(s): 3.