Special Education Courses
SPED 5600 Study of the Learner with Special Needs (3 credits)
This is a foundation course for special education. The course provides an introductory overview of special education and characteristics and learning needs of school-age children with exceptionalities. A 15-hour approved clinical experience at the Kindergarten through 12 grade (K-12) level is required. The course is taken simultaneously with SPED 5105. Prerequisites: Current standard teaching license or completion of a teaching degree or completion of ED 5100, ED 5110, enrolled in or completed ED 5350 or consent of instructor. Co-requisite: SPED 5105 (Exempt: Developmental Adaptive Physical Education (DAPE) program.) Consent of instructor.
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