Jan 28, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

CSP 715 - Learning and Learning Disabilities


Prerequisites, Ph.D. in education major. This course will further students' understanding of the learning processes that occur in all children, including those with learning disabilities. This course will cover current research regarding the nature of learning disabilities, relevant assessments for determining learning disabilities, and the academic and non-academic challenges faced by individuals identified as having learning disabilities. Students will review methods and models for the identification of learning disabilities, conduct an assessment focused on identification of a learning disability, and write a research-based paper on a relevant topic. Some sections of CSP 615  and CSP 715 are taught together. (Offered as needed.) 3 credits