Applied Behaviour Anaylsis (Autism) Post Baccalaureate Diploma
Faculty of Arts & Sciences, School of Social Sciences
Post Baccalaureate Diploma
Earn the credential you need to work with children, youth and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
The Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Applied Behaviour Analysis - Autism provides students with existing baccalaureate degrees from an accredited university the opportunity to obtain an additional credential that would enable them to work with children, youth and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
The coursework and experiential component of the Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Applied Behaviour Analysis-Autism qualify students to write the professional certification exam of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board™ (BACB™) and then become a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst™ (BCaBA™).
Tuition and Fees Per Year
Note: Fees are subject to change.
Total credits: 12.00
|ABA 312||Single Subject Research Design and Statistics||3.00 credits|
|ABA 341||Applied Behaviour Analysis I: Principles of Behaviour||3.00 credits|
|ABA 343||Ethics and Professional Standards||3.00 credits|
|ABA 344||Autism Spectrum Disorders - I||3.00 credits|
Total credits: 9.00
|ABA 342||Applied Behaviour Analysis II: Procedures for Behaviour Change||3.00 credits|
|ABA 346||Autism Spectrum Disorders - II||3.00 credits|
|Choose 3.00 credits from the following list|
|ABA 313||Supporting Individuals with ASD and Their Families Across the Lifespan||3.00 credits|
|ABA 426||Assessment and Intervention Planning for Young Children with ASD||3.00 credits|
Total credits: 15.00
|ABA 345||Behavioural Assessment and Positive Behavioural Support||3.00 credits|
|ABA 410||Practicum II - Assistant Behavior Analyst®||12.00 credits|
Total credits: 9.00
|ABA 411||Practicum III - Assistant Behavior Analyst®||3.00 credits|
|ABA 412||Directed Studies in Applied Behaviour Analysis||3.00 credits|
|ABA 443||Advanced Topics in Applied Behaviour Analysis||3.00 credits|
Total program credits: 45.00
May 2, 2017 - Jul 3, 2018
Course Registration & Waitlisting
Jul 9-20, 2018
Fee Payment Deadline
Aug 27, 2018 4 p.m.
May 1, 2018 - Jul 2, 2019
Note: Dates are subject to change.
Completion of a recognized Bachelor's degree in Arts or Sciences
Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.
One letter of reference. One page letter of interest. It will be necessary to provide documentation of a minimum of 300 hours of experience as a Behaviour Interventionist prior to the September start of the program. Please contact the ABA-A program coordinator for assistance in obtaining work/volunteer experience.
For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University 2018-2019 Calendar (pdf).