Autism Spectrum Disorders Emphasis
Autism Spectrum Disorders Option
The Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) option is designed for individuals who have teacher certification in an area of Mild/Moderate Disabilities who wish to enhance their skills through related and advanced course work in ASD. In-depth analysis of research-based practices specific to assessment, identification, and programming for students with ASD are stressed. Course work in addition to the core follows.
|Course Code||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|SPE 783||Advanced Assessment to Support Individuals with Developmental & Sensory Disabilities||3 hrs|
|SPE 625||Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders||3 hrs|
|SPE 791||Clinical Practicum for Individuals with Autism and Challenging Behavior||4 hrs|
|SPE 627||Research-Based Strategies for Individuals with ASD||3 hrs|
|SPE 618||Application of Applied Behavior Analysis & Interventions in Applied Settings||3 hrs|
|SPE 626||Applied Behavioral Analysis for Developmental Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders||3 hrs|
|SPE 740||Verbal Behavior||3 hrs|
* Offered via internet or alternative delivery system based on availability.