Characteristics of Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

EDUC X 429.20A

This course focuses on an overview of types, characteristics, and symptoms, including a discussion of current research, theories, and myths regarding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

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What you can learn.

  • Learn how ASD impacts a student's classroom activities, behavior, and learning
  • Identify strategies for promoting social skills and peer integration
  • Develop successful classroom interventions

About this course:

Instruction focuses on an overview of types, characteristics, and symptoms, including a discussion of current research, theories, and myths regarding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Discussion also includes how ASD features may impact a student's classroom activities, behavior, and learning. The course provides a variety of strategies and practical applications for teachers to use when engaging students with ASD to promote social skills and peer integration, enhance learning, and prevent and manage behavioral challenges.

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