Instructional Assistant, Autism Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS

 34 CR. HRS.

ED 101A

Introduction to Education

3

ED 109

The Parent-Child Connection

3

ED 211

Behavior Management

3

ED 225

Child Development

3

ED 227

Educational and Assistive Technology

3

ED 229

Fundamental Concepts of Autism Spectrum

3

ED 231

Intro to Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Therapies I

3

ED 232

Advanced Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Therapies II

3

ED 272

Education Practicum

3

PSYC 201

General Psychology

4

PSYC 202

Educational Psychology

3

TOTAL

34 CR. HRS.

Individualized Educational Planning Committee (IEPC) programs * are:
Moderate cognitive impairments (CIMo)
Severe cognitive impairments (CIS)
Severe multiple impairments (SXI)
Autistic Impairment (AI)
*88 hours each
The CIS and SXI programs operate year-round, while CIMo and AI are on a regular year calendar.

Past work experience and former academic coursework may be considered when programs are planned. More than one certificate may be obtained through individually designed programs. A certificate may be obtained as entry into the workforce, or the student may continue with the Associate in Science and Arts or Associate in Applied Science Degrees.

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