Teaching and Positive Behavioral Support in Autism

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Course No: PSYC.5620-001; SIS Class Nbr: 8668

Course Description

This course covers the application of specific behavioral teaching procedures, including prompting, reinforcement, shaping, chaining, error correction and generalization methods, and the development of instructional plans. Emphasis is placed on procedures and plans to teach communication, social, self-help and per-academic skills. Application of such methods in inclusive classroom settings is also considered.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.5610 Pre or Co-req
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: P: or C: PSYC.5610
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Rocio Rosales
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Thurs , 3:30-6:20 pm
  • Spring 2017: Jan 17 to May 02
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, Behavioral Intervention in Autism: BCBA Coursework Preparation Certificate, Behavioral Management in Autism: BCaBA Coursework Preparation Certificate

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