Certificate: Autism Education
EDSP 665 - Consultation & Collabortation Skills
Emphasizes development of competencies in consultation and collaboration. Encourages the development of understanding and skills that enhance the teacher?s ability to work with and communicate effectively with school personal, paraprofessionals, and parents.
EDSP 671 - Characteristics/Pupils Who Have Autism
Focuses on symptoms of autism in children, the tools used to diagnose autism, and strategies for supporting those around autistic children. In-depth extensions to previous learning are accomplished in this course.
EDSP 675 - Speech and Language Development
Examines the process of language acquisition as well as addressing specific information about certain language disabilities. Research-based strategies will be identified for working with K-12 students.
EDSP 678 - Methods/Strategies Tchng Pupils/Autism
Centers on diagnostic techniques, which provide the basis for instruction. Provides a variety of instructional techniques, information, and ideas for teaching K-12 autistic children. Research-based strategies build on previous knowledge of special education techniques.