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EDSE 241: Characteristics of Students with Disabilities: High-incidence

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General Information

Credit hours: 3

Description:

Examines the academic, social, and behavioral characteristics of individuals with high-incidence disabilities such as learning disabilities, emotional/behavioral disorders, intellectual disability, autism, and attention deficit disorder. Focuses on etiology, contributing factors, impact on life and family, the challenges of identifying students with disabilities, and the need for intensive instruction, accommodations, and support. Offered by Graduate School of Education. Limited to three attempts. Equivalent to EDSE 440.
Schedule Type: Lecture
Grading:
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

This course is not offered this semester.

Prior Sections (partial list)

Information is currently not available.