Exceptional Learner
3 Credit Hours

This course is an introductory course to working with special needs students in an educational (K-12) setting. Students will explore the different types and categories of exceptional learners as well as the history, laws, legislation, and practices for working with Special Education students. The course covers strategies and techniques for working with these students and reviews the basic components of an Individualized Education Plan (IEP). This course is designed for special and general education teachers or anyone planning to work in a career that works with special education students or young people with disabilities.