Due to expected weather and road conditions, PSU is closed today Wednesday January 17, 2018. All classes have been canceled, including graduate classes in all off-campus locations, and Community Education classes.
Employees are on curtailed operations, meaning all non-essential staff should stay home.
The Lamson Library and Learning Commons is also closed today.
All January Jamboree activities are also cancelled for today. Please look for details regarding rescheduled January Jamboree activities in a separate email.
This course will deal with the specifics of cognitive impairment focusing on mental retardation, autism, Asperger, PDD, communication disorders and all their subgroups. Specific definitions, special education rights and legislation will be discussed in terms of these special populations. Assessment of intellectual functioning, assessment procedures, classroom adaptations, behaviors, causes and prevention, developing curriculum and goals, independent life skills, transitions to career and functional life skills will be discussed in detail.