College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

EDSE 534: Communication and Severe Disabilities

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General Information

Credits: 3


Introduces professionals to augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for individuals with severe speech and language impairments. Addresses the knowledge and skills needed to assess the potential AAC user, make team decisions, develop and implement instruction, and evaluate the effects of instruction, aimed at motivating, building, and expanding communication, choice-making, and social interaction. Offered by School of Education. May not be repeated for credit.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

  • Spring 2021, Section: 6U1, CRN 24471, Format: Online, Instructor: Meghan Betz
  • Spring 2021, Section: 6Y1, CRN 24457, Format: Online, Instructor: Meghan Betz
  • Spring 2021, Section: DL1, CRN 16249, Format: Online, Instructor: Meghan Betz
Prior Sections (partial list)