Introduction to Behavioral Intervention in Autism

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: 47.561; Last Offered: Summer 2015;

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the causes and diagnosis of autism, scientific validation, applied behavior analysis, and ethical treatment. Students also learn to write functional objectives, plan positive reinforcement, and design an applied measurement system in the context of developing Individualized Family Service Plans and Individualized Eduction plans. The isse of culturally appropriate interventions is addressed Prerequisite: coursework in the psychology of child development, or permission.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: Coursework in the psychology of child development, or related experience.
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3

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