SPED 823 - Autism Spectrum Disorder and Leadership

This course provides an overview of autism spectrum disorder and leadership competencies. It includes an outline of the nature of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in terms of etiology, characteristics, trends, legal guidelines and supports for students. It also focuses on the principles of leadership and individuals’ motivational capacities. The course will examine one’s leadership journey as well as the communication, behavioral, and social-emotional needs of individuals with ASD from infant to adulthood.

Credit hours: 3

Eligibility: Graduate Standing
Last updated: 05/23/2022