Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

EDP 311 Survey of Exceptional Children II(RNL)

4 hours; 4 credits. The first half of this course provides an orientation to the physical, social, and psychological aspects and educational needs of students with physical handicaps and emotional disturbances, while the second half considers these aspects as they apply to students with learning disabilities and mental retardation. The survey includes philosophy, history, classification, characteristics, etiology, and special educational provisions as well as psychological and educational assessment procedures in special education. Active fieldwork experiences are required.