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Course Code: CHFD312 Course ID: 3583 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course focuses on theory and practical approaches to understanding and providing accommodations for students with special needs. Students will be presented with an overview of the characteristics of the most prevalent types of disabilities, as well as the laws that protect and best educational practices for children with disabilities. Students will examine the methods to teach, as well as the documents that provide the legal basis for meeting the needs for an appropriate education for this population.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
04/26/2021 - 10/01/2021 10/04/2021 - 11/28/2021 October Fall 2021 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2021 - 10/29/2021 11/01/2021 - 12/26/2021 November Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2021 - 12/03/2021 12/06/2021 - 01/30/2022 December Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

During completion of this course students will:

  • Design provisions of services to students with special needs in suggested situations
  • Examine the interplay between culture, community and special needs families and children
  • Analyze best practices for teaching children within the major special needs categories
  • Analyze IDEA laws and explain their impact on children and schools
  • Summarize the IEP process for students with special needs
  • Compare and contrast the 504 process and IDEA
  • Analyze the published research related to special needs services
NameGrade %
Forums 1 15.00 %
Week 1 Forum 1.88 %
Week 2 Forum 2.14 %
Week 3 Forum 2.50 %
Week 4 Forum 3.00 %
Week 5 Forum 3.75 %
Week 6 Forum 3.75 %
Week 7 Forum 3.75 %
Week 8 Forum 3.75 %
Forums 2 15.00 %
Week 1 Forum 3.75 %
Week 2 Forum 3.75 %
Week 3 Forum 3.75 %
Week 4 Forum 3.75 %
Week 5 Forum 1.88 %
Week 6 Forum 2.14 %
Week 7 Forum 2.50 %
Week 8 Forum 3.00 %
Assignments 70.00 %
Assignment Week 1 14.00 %
Assignment Week 2 14.00 %
Assignment Week 5 14.00 %
Assignment Week 8 14.00 %
Assignment Week 7 14.00 %

During completion of this course students will:

  • Design provisions of services to students with special needs in suggested situations
  • Examine the interplay between culture, community and special needs families and children
  • Analyze best practices for teaching children within the major special needs categories
  • Analyze IDEA laws and explain their impact on children and schools
  • Summarize the IEP process for students with special needs
  • Compare and contrast the 504 process and IDEA
  • Analyze the published research related to special needs services
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.