Behavior Analysis of Developmental Disabilities

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Behavior Analysis of Developmental Disabilities Concentration

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Program Overview

This cross-disciplinary program of study provides students interested in working with children with disabilities the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful in settings such as a classroom or clinical and applied settings. This program emphasizes two areas — behavior analysis and developmental issues.


Behavior Analysis of Developmental Disabilities Concentration

Course Credit Hours
PSY 001 - Introduction to Psychology (with lab) 4
PSY 060 - Principles of Behavior 3
SPED 153 - Applied Behavior Analysis and PBS
(Recommend PSY 060 - Principles of Behavior prior to SPED 153)
3
PSY 042 - Child and Adolescent Development, or
EDUC 105 - Human Development (Elementary & Early Childhood), or
EDUC 106 - Human Development (Secondary)
3
SPED 120 - Introduction to Special Education, or
SPED 152 - Charting and Assessment of Young Children with Needs
3
PSY 142 - Behavior Analysis of Child Development, or
PSY 148 - Psychology of Developmental Disabilities
3
Total 19
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