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Course No: PSYC.5720-031; SIS Class Nbr: 2399; SIS Term: 2740
Course Status: Open
This course will explore the legal and ethical issues facing professionals working with individuals diagnosed with disabilities, particularly those on the autism spectrum. The goal is to provide behavior analysts and other professionals the opportunity to develop skills in dealing with the complex legal and ethical issues that arise when working in human service fields.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: .PSYC 5650 Measurement and Experimental Design in Behavioral Intervention, or PSYC.5660 Functional Analysis and Treatment of Challenging Behaviors.
- Special Notes:
- Section Notes: P: PSYC.5650 or PSYC.5660;
- Instructor: Rebecca Markovits
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Summer 2018: May 21 to Aug 12
- Chat Hours: Thu 2-3pm*
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $1725
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate
in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers,
and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended.
Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the
Related Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, Behavioral Intervention in Autism: BCBA Coursework Preparation Certificate
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