Adm Tests & Ass Bhvr/ Indv Excepts (SPD 315)
Term: 2013-2014 Academic Year Spring Term
Wed, 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM (1/6/2014 - 5/2/2014) Location: MAIN EDUC 111
This course addresses screening, assessment and evaluation of individuals with disabilities from birth through age 21. Students in this course will develop, select, administer and interpret formal and informal instruments and strategies used to determine the level of individual student performance in academic, cognitive, communicative, social, emotional, behavioral, psychomotor, prevocational/vocational and independent living skills areas. Students will have practice in using evaluation and other information to determine whether an individual has a disability and requires special education or related services, and also to develop an appropriate individual education program. Standards of ethics and protocol for observation and assessment wil be integrated throughout this course. Prerequisite: SPD 206.