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Understanding Autism

Course #: EDUC_712Z

Semester Credits: 3

Cost: $345.00


Because autism is one of the most common disorders of childhood, it has broad implications not only for the autistic individuals and their families, but for the societies in which they live and learn. This course discusses the exciting developments in research, education, and treatment that have emerged in recent years. Topics covered include the history of autism, special education policy, autism throughout the life cycle, and new developments in brain research. By studying these topics, students can learn about the challenges facing people affected by autism, as well as their unique insights and gifts.

This course is applicable towards the following certificate(s):
*Inclusive Classroom Teaching

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