EDUC 211

Teaching Diverse Learners

Prerequisite: EDUC 103. This course is an introduction to major issues in the field of special education with emphasis placed on understanding the characteristics, definitions, and etiologies of individuals with diverse needs. Topics explored include: historical perspectives of special education, legal issues, ethical considerations, and the identification of the qualities of home, school, and community environments that support special education students in achieving their full potential. V.5