Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

EDP 701 Autism Spectrum Disorders: Contemporary Issues

(Also ASD 701). 3 hours; 3 credits. This course provides an overview of key issues related to autism and related disorders. The content is discussed from an interdisciplinary and cross-paradigm perspective. Topics range from issues of diagnosis and classification to the challenges and realities facing families of individuals on the spectrum. By exploring a broad range of topics and perspectives, students develop integrative paradigms and the spirit of collaboration with professionals from other disciplines and families as they approach their work with children and adults on the autism spectrum. Prerequisite: Admission to the Certificate Program.



Cross Listed Courses

ASD 701