Course No: PSYC.5610-031; SIS Class Nbr: 1510; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Open
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 Education plans. The issue of culturally appropriate interventions is addressed Prerequisite: coursework in the psychology of child development, or permission.
Related Programs: Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCaBA Coursework Preparation, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCBA Coursework Preparation
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