PYI 549: Lower Functioning Individuals ASD

2008-02-04 -

Maximum increased.

Synonym:

52301 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

John Moran

Credits:

3

Seats:

13

Semester:

Spring 2008

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 1/12 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 2/2 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 2/23 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 3/15 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 4/5 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sun 4/27 (9:00AM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Individual Assessment and Interventions Strategies
Restricted to ASD Certificate students; others by written permission of the Program Director provided to the Registrar146s Office via FirstClass.

This course will explore working with more severely impaired individuals with Autism. Topics will include ABA, behavioral issues, working with the nonverbal student, etc., and topics will in part be developed based upon student input. Participants will have opportunities to develop professional knowledge and research topics relevant to their needs. A portion of each class session will be devoted to supervision of students' final projects demonstrating cumulative knowledge gained from the ASD program.