CAGS in Autism Spectrum Disorders

Program Curriculum

minimum 33 credits

Required Coursework in ASD: (24 Credits)    

ASD 705 Positive Approaches to Behavioral Intervention in ASD  (3) *
ASD 702 Autism Spectrum Disorders  (3) *                    
ASD 710 Research & Experimental Design  (3) *
ASD 703 Assessment & Intervention in ASD I  (3) *
ASD 704 Assessment & Intervention in ASD II  (3) *  
ASD 712 Professional Practice of Applied Behavior Analysis (3) *
ASD 770 Use of Pragmatic Language for Social Communication (2)
ASD 772 Social Communication in The Preschool/Primary Environment  (1)       
ASD 775 Classroom Applications (3) (Prereq. CSD 605/705 and CSD 602/702)            

*BACB Course Sequence-Courses must be taken in the order listed.

Elective Coursework: (0-9 Credits)

Practica (0-9 Credits)
ASD 776 Practicum I Independent Field Work (3)                        
ASD 777 Practicum II  (3) (CREC Employees Only)
ASD 778 Practicum II at Worksite  (3)
ASD 779 Practicum Offsite with BCBA II  (3)             
ASD 780 Practicum III  (3) or ASD 681 Practicum III at Worksite  (3)              
ASD 782 Practicum IV  (3)      

Autism Spectrum Disorders

ASD 501 Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders  (3)    
ASD 760 Introduction to Asperger's & Other Communication Challenges  (1)        
ASD 762 Principles of Social Thinking  (1)                    
ASD 763 Practical Strategies: Make and Take  (1)                
ASD 764 Social Thinking Interventions  (2)                    
ASD 765 Executive Function in Individuals with Asperger's  (1)        
ASD 767  Asperger's in the Workplace  (1)                    
ASD 768  Late Diagnosis  (1)                        
ASD 771 The Aspergian Mind  (1)                        
ASD 773 Parental and Personal Perspectives: STCWA  (1)
              

Communication Sciences and Disorders                   

CSD 702 AAC & Assistive Technologies  (3)               
CSD 703 Diagnostics & Implementation in AAC  (3)               
CSD 714 Counseling Methods in CSD  (3)                   
CSD 716 Introduction to Grant Seeking  (1)                   
CSD 717 Response to Intervention: Clarifying Role of SLP  (1)       
CSD 721 Supervision in Speech-Language Pathology  (2)           
CSD 723 No Child Left Behind and IDEA  (2)                                                        
CSD 729 The IEP Strategies for Development & Implementation  (2)         
CSD 735 Applications of the Story Grammar Marker  (2)             
CSD 736 Theme Maker in the Classroom  (1)                                          
CSD 743 Sensory Integration  (1)                               
CSD 744 Nonverbal Learning  Disabilities  (1)                                            
CSD 745 Sensory Integration Intervention Techniques  (2)           
CSD 746 Executive Function in Children: Dev., Asses. & Interv.  (1)       
CSD 649 Preparing Students w/ Dis. For Transition: Req. & Process  (2)

 

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