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Course of Study

Course No. Title Credits Field Exp.
SPEDE 714 History and Context of Early Intervention and Early Childhood Special Education 1

SPEDE 768 Characteristics and Developmental Problems of Infants and Young Children with Special Needs 3
2.5 hrs
SPEDE 769 Assessment of Development and Learning in Infants and Young Children With Special Needs 3
5 hrs
SPEDE 770 Curriculum Models and Methods in Early Intervention and Early Childhood Special Education 3
5 hrs
SPEDE 771 Autistic Spectrum Disorders: Characteristics Implications for  Intervention, and Educational Strategies 3
5 hrs
SPEDE 772 Behavioral Theory and Its Applications to Young Children with Special Needs 3
5 hrs
SPEDE 773 Developing Partnerships with Families for Their Child’s Development and Learning 1
2.5 hrs
SPEDE 774 Reading and Writing for Students with Special Education Needs (Grades K-2) 3
5 hrs
SPEDE 775 Mathematics for Students with Special Education Needs, Grades K-2 1

SPEDE 776 Field Experience in Early Childhood Special Education 30 hr seminar 2
60 hrs
SPED 706 Strategies and Curriculum Adaptations for Learners with Severe/Multiple Disabilities 3
10 hrs
SPED 707 Research Seminar: Issues in Special Education 3

SPED 792 Language Development and Alternative Communication Systems for Learners with Low Incidence Disabilities: Severe Disabilities Including Deafblindness 3
15 hrs





Take Either

SPEDE 777
Student Teaching: Early Childhood Special Education, 30 hr Seminar plus 40 days 4






Or two semesters

SPEDE 778
Student Teaching in Early Childhood Special Education, 30 hr seminar plus 20 days 2






Plus*

SPEDE 779 Practicum in Early Childhood Special Education 30 hr seminar plus conferences 2

Total credits for Track 2: 34-36 credits

Additional Course Requirements for Track 1

Course No. Title Credits
ECF 700 Child Development 3 cr
ECC 703 Early Childhood Curriculum Birth through Grade 2 3 cr
ECC 706 Language and Literacy: K through Grade 2 3 cr
ECC 707 Language and Literacy: English Language Learners 1 cr
ECC 709 Mathematical and Scientific Thinking in Early Childhood 3 cr
ECC 712 Pre-Student Teaching Field Placements in Early Childhood 1 cr
ECC 713 The Expressive Arts in Early Childhood 3 cr
HED 715
Health Education for Special Educators 1 cr

Total credits for Track 1A: 47-54 credits

Track 1B

Course No. Title Credits
ECC 703 Early Childhood Curriculum: Birth through Grade 2 3 cr
ECC 712 Pre-Student Teaching Field Placements in Early Childhood 1 cr

Total credits for Track 1B: 36-40 credits

*Students must complete each semester in a different age/grade level. Students on Internship Certificates may complete two semesters of SPEDE 779 in the same age/grade level. Students may also be exempted from the second semester of student teaching or practicum. Please see the program adviser for the criteria.

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