Catalog Year : 2021-22


Special Education

Special Education


SPED 3700 E01 - Intro to Spec Ed & Severe Disa
Credits: 3.00
A study of the characteristics and needs of persons with disabilities with a focus on P-12 students who have severe disabilities. Topics include etiology, definition, typical versus exceptional child development, identification, age- and level-related characteristics, associated conditions, family/community issues, service needs and options, and resources. "Best" teaching practices for these learners will be examined. Students must earn a grade of "B" or better in SPED 3700 or department approved alternative to meet the special education requirement of Georgia House Bill No. 671 and be recommended for educator certification in Georgia. The grade requirement of "B" or better is effective 07/01/2019 for courses completed on or after that date.

Lecture: 3.00
College: College of Education
Department: Literacy & Special Education
Campus Distance Learning Technology
Start Date AUG 11, 2021 End Date DEC 10, 2021
Days Taught TBA Time of Day TBA Location TBA TBA
Instructor(s):Janet Wilson Pope Open Seats:19 of 30 as of 01/27/2022 02:47:16
Pre-requisites: Teacher Education Admission TE
Additional Information: Instructional Method: 100% Online (E)
    Special Education Majors Only. Cross-list SPED 6701.
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