Autism & Asperger’s Disorder: Information & Effective Intervention Strategies

This course is designed to help you achieve a better understanding of Autism and Asperger’s Disorder and intervention strategies to enhance communication and learning and to teach more conventional behaviors.The course provides information on the characteristics of the disorder, learning styles associated with the disorder, communication weaknesses, and various intervention strategies that have proven to be successful when working with students with Autism spectrum disorders. The course helps you make sense out of why individuals with Autism spectrum disorders act the way they do and what you can do to enhance more appropriate behavior. Ideal for elementary, middle, and high school instructors.

  • Dates: Self-paced; students may register now through November 21, 2014; coursework must be completed by December 18, 2014.
  • Place: N/A
  • Class No: 80171
  • Units: Two
  • Course: LEE 180T
  • Grading Option: Letter Grade
  • Fee: $330
  • Instructor: Marrea Winnega, Ph.D.