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Introduction to the Education of Exceptional Students

EDUC - 178

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

For students preparing for a career in working with children or in human services. Topics will include the etiology and nature of physical, sensory, motor, mental and emotional exceptionalities, legislation concerned with exceptional individuals, the role of parent organizations, diagnosis of educational needs, the role of the Child Study Team, prescriptive teaching and field survey of educational programs for exceptional children pre-school through secondary school age.