- Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
- Mature Student
- Textbook:Exceptional Learners An Introduction to Special Education Canadian Edition © 2019 Pearson Education
Course Fees: $485.00
Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
Course Hours: 60 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education
In this course, students will learn exceptional learners and classroom practices, as well as the psychological, sociological, and medical aspects of disabilities and giftedness. Students will also learn how to develop healthy attitudes toward their work and gain a solid understanding of current theory, research, and practice in special education, and to develop an ever more sensitive understanding of exceptional learners and their families.
North Bay Campus or Online – www.nativetc.com
Part 1: Exceptionality and Special Education
Part 2: Current Practices for Meeting the Needs of Exceptional Learners
Part 3: Multicultural and Bilingual Aspects of Special Education
Part 4: Parents and Families
Part 5: Learners with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Part 6: Learners with Learning Disabilities
Part 7: Learners with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Part 8: Learners with Emotional or Behavioural Disorders
Part 9: Learners with Special Gifts and Talents
Part 10: Mental Health Illness and Addiction
Part 11: Suicide Awareness and Prevention
Part 12: Coping with Loss and Grief
Skill Competencies: Apply theory, research and practice to promote the development of independence and pro-social behaviour of learners with mental and health exceptionalities.
Knowledge Competencies: Discuss theory, research and practice to promote the development of independence and pro-social behaviour of learners with mental and health exceptionalities.