This is an overview of autism spectrum disorders (ASD), such as Rett's Disorder, Asperger's Disorder and Atypical Autism. The course is an examination of the psychological, physiological, social, and educational characteristics of individuals who have been identified as having ASD. By the end of this course, students will demonstrate knowledge and skills related to: The definition and characteristics of persons with ASD, causes and prevalence of ASD as well as changes throughout the lifespan.
PSYC 204 recommended
Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).
|Fall 2017 onwards|