2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Oct 07, 2022  
2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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FCS 355 - Development of Special Needs Children


The study of strategies of guiding children with special needs. the role of the adults influencing the child’s social, emotional, cognitive and physical growth and development are investigated. Family systems theories and educational methods, environments and programs are explored as it relates to the special needs child’s developmental stages. A wide variety of children’s exceptionalities are included giftedness, physical challenges, learning disabilities, and behavior disorders. Observation, field experiences, and visitations to community educational facilities are required. Fifteen hours for field experience. Offered every spring.

Prerequisite(s): FCS 120  or FCS 150 , or consent of instructor.

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