Introduction Human Disabilities and Services
3 Credit Hours

Course Description

Introduces careers related to working with people with disabilities.  Includes an introduction to special education, residential services, vocational services, and other services for children and adults with disabilities.  Includes an introduction to specific disabilities, ways people with disabilities learn, child development, and literacy.  Covers professionalism, teamwork, communication skills, and behavior management.

Course Delivery
FlexNet courses are taught via the internet using iNET (located in TritonPass). Students can enroll in a FlexNet course at any time throughout the semester as long as there is space available in the course, except the last three weeks of the term. Students have until the end of the term to complete the course from the time of enrollment and payment. All FlexNet courses end on the same date, the last day of the term, no matter the enrollment date. FlexNet courses do not have weekly deadlines, but it is highly recommended for students to stay on task.

Assignments Required:

Instructor: Dayle Olson
E-mail: olson_d@iowacentral.edu