Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

SWK 107 Introduction to Developmental Disabilities(RNL)

3 hours; 3 credits. Overview of the key knowledge on developmental disabilities. Issues to be explored include defining the disabled throughout the life cycle, normalization, deinstitutionalization, mainstreaming, case management and advocacy, ethical and legal issues, the Developmental Disabilities Movement and its impact on the family and community.