EDS 57000 Methodologies for Teaching Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

In this course, Early Intervention Specialist candidates will learn a variety of methodologies that successfully support young children with autism in educational settings. Special topics include applied behavior analysis and positive behavioral supports, sensory integration strategies, pragmatic language acquisition techniques, picture exchange communication methods. An emphasis will be placed on the significance of establishing meaningful and collaborative parent- teacher partnerships. Finally, candidates will receive valuable information concerning federal and state regulatory procedures and best practices that guide the instruction of children with special needs.




EDS 50200; EDS 56100; EDU 50410 or EDU 54100.