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EDU 436 - Foundations In Early Childhood Special Education

Description: This course will survey historical, social, and legal foundations of special education in early childhood. Typical and atypical growth and behavior in domains of language/literacy, cognitive, emotional, physical, and adaptive will be examined. Focus on interdisciplinary, professional collaboration among educators, psychologists, child specialists, therapists, and family to create learning environments that match strengths and promote optimal growth.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Summer 2020

Requirement Designation:

Prerequisite: (Admission into BSED Elementary Education - Yuma, BAS Early Childhood, or Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies - Early Childhood) and ESE 280