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2016-2017 College Catalog 
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECCE 213 Early Intervention and Autism in The Young Child

This course will examine the needs of individuals with Autism, including, but not limited to, the etiology, prevalence, characteristics, and evidence-based methodology for teaching students with Autism. Topics to be discussed include: instructional design, teaching strategies to promote communication and socialization skills, positive behavioral supports, functional assessment tools, and collaboration between the home, school, and community to support students with Autism. Throughout this course, students will learn the process by which young children with disabilities and their families receive early intervention services. Students will be introduced to the laws and regulations concerning early intervention as well as the process by which families qualify for services.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer, DL
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3