CHD 210 Introduction to Exceptional Children

Reviews the history of and legal requirements for providing intervention and educational services for young children with special needs. Studies the characteristics of children with a diverse array of needs and developmental abilities. Explores concepts of early intervention, inclusion, guiding behavior and adapting environments to meet children’s needs. Prerequisite: Readiness to enroll in ENG 111.  Lecture 3 hours per week. Generally offered fall and summer..