SPED6070-A Communication and Special Educ    (Summer 2013)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 11 (07/08/2013 - 07/24/2013)

Days: M W F

Time: 08:00 - 12:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Nicholson Center 415

Seats Available: 12 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course addresses normal language and communication development and the language development of students with exceptional needs. Students will examine the language-literacy connection or the impact of language and language delays in reading and writing. Specific research validated instructional strategies focusing on the assessment and development of social and academic language skills are emphasized. This course explores assistive technology as a research supported tool to improve access to and participation in the general education curriculum. In addition, students will examine assistive technology and secondary transition. Students will integrate assistive technology in lesson planning to meet students' individual needs.

Prerequisites: SPED6080 and SPED6085

About The Instructor

Vicki J. Donne, D.Ed.
Associate Professor of Education
 Education
Coordinator, Masters in Special Education
 Education

donne@rmu.edu
412-397-5465 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 445

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