ASD: Founds. & Characteristics

This course focuses on providing an understanding of autism including the co-morbid conditions associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the differences between a medical diagnosis of autism and the definition of the term autism under state and federal special education laws. The course will address knowledge of the unique characteristics of autism as related to communication, social/emotional development, behavior, sensory processing, cognition, and learning.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Special Education
Number: 
SPEG697-01C
Semester: 
Spring 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Friday, February 2, 2018
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