Teaching and Positive Behavioral Support in Autism for 3rd

Fall 2019 > Humanities & Social Sciences > PSYC.5621 > 031

Course No: PSYC.5621-031; SIS Class Nbr: 15635; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course is for students who took 5620 prior to fall 2014 and who need additional hours to qualify for the BCBA exam. This course covers the application of specific behavioral teaching procedures, including prompting, reinforcement, shaping, chaining, error correction and generalization methods, and the development of instructional plans. Emphasis is placed on procedures and plans to teach communication, social, self-help and per-academic skills. Application of such methods in inclusive classroom settings is also considered.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: or Co-req: PSYC.5610 Introduction to Behavioral Intervention, or Pre-req or Co-req: PSYC.5611 Introduction to Behavioral Intervention in Autism for 3rd.
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Rocio Rosales
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2019 Fall: Sep 04 to Dec 08
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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