SPED 1500 INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION (3 credits)
This course is designed to help students explore issues and perspectives related to children, adolescents, and young adults with a variety of ability and disability experiences. It provides an introduction to the historical factors, legislation, terminology, etiology, characteristics that are commonly encountered when addressing the needs of diverse students with disabilities ranging from mild, moderate to severe.
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): Not open to non-degree graduate students.
Distribution: U.S. Diversity General Education course and Social Science General Education course