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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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ECE 216 - Introduction to Special Education in Early

Credits: 3

Childhood Education Overview of philosophical, historical, and legal foundations of special education. Studies characteristics of children with various exceptionalities and service delivery options. Includes processes of identification, referrals, eligibility, diagnostic, treatment, and educational procedures. Topics include development of individual service plans, litigation, inclusion strategies, gifted, advocacy, assistive technology, home-based intervention, and rights and responsibilities of professionals working with families of children with disabilities.

Prerequisite/Co-requisite: ECE 111 , ECE 230 .
Required: twenty hours field experience.