Undergraduate Course Catalog 2005-2006
COURSE: 05-357 Survey of Exceptional Children and Adolescents (3)
This course investigates the emerging body of knowledge about individuals with different abilities. Students will participate in a collaborative atmosphere while exploring historical and current special education law and policy, definition, identification and intervention procedures; trends in education; classroom, workplace and community environments; their personal philosophy of both special and regular education and the effects of particular disabilities on learning. Special disabilities are introduced. Prerequisite: 2.75 GPA; Consent of Education Advisor; 54-206, 54-207, 54-242 or 05-301. Offered: Every semester.