Teaching and Positive Behavioral Support in Autism

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Course No: PSYC.5620-031; SIS Class Nbr: 13395; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Open

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: or Co-req: PSYC.5610 Introduction to Behavioral Intervention in Autism
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes:
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Rocio Rosales
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Dec 08
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCaBA Coursework Preparation, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCBA Coursework Preparation

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