Special Education Field (SPECFLD)

Courses

SPECFLD 385   CROSS CATEGORICAL FIELD WORK   2 Units

This field experience provides all students with the opportunity to observe and participate with classrooms for children with cross-catagorical educational needs with intellectual disabilities, emotional/behavioral disorders and learning disabilities.
PREREQ: SPECED MAJOR; SPECED 321, SPECED 322, SPECED 325, AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION. SPECED MINOR: SPECED 325 AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION COREQ: SPECED 361 (MAJOR)

SPECFLD 410   GENERAL EDUCATION FIELD EXPERIENCES   2 Units

This field experience provides students with experience in a general education classroom where inclusionary practices for individuals with special needs are applied including opportunities to become familiar with the range of students' abilities, curricular focus, achievement expectations, enhancements, adaptations, and modifications of instruction; and collaborative practices of general and special educators.
PREREQ: SPECED MAJOR AND SPECED 361 AND SPECFLD 385 AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION, OR SPECED MINOR AND SPECED 361 AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION COREQ: SPECED 458 AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

SPECFLD 485A   SPECIALIZATION FIELD WORK - INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES   2 Units

This field experience provides the opportunity to work with students who have intellectual disabilities.
PREREQ: SPECFLD 385, 410, AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL ED COREQ: SPECED 440 AND 473

SPECFLD 485B   SPECIALIZATION FIELD WORK - LEARNING DISABILITY   1 Units

This field experience provides all students with the opportunity to observe and participate with classrooms for children within the specialization area of learning disabilities.
PREREQ: SPECED 361, SPECFLD 385, 410 AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL ED; COREQ: SPECED 440, 473, AND SPECFLD 485C

SPECFLD 485C   SPECIALIZATION FIELD WORK - EMOTIONAL/BEHAVIORAL DISORDERS   1 Units

This field experience provides all students with the opportunity to observe and participate with classrooms for children within the specialization area of emotional/behavioral disorders.
PREREQ: SPECED 361, SPECFLD 385, 410, AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL ED; COREQ: SPECED 440, 473, AND SPECFLD 485B

SPECFLD 489A   DIRECTED TEACHING SPECIAL EDUCATION - INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES   6 Units

Offered on a satisfactory/no credit basis only. Professional laboratory, classroom or center based experiences under the guidance of carefully selected, qualified cooperating teacher in classroom in the areas school districts or other approved sites. Repeatable.
PREREQ: PASS PRAXIS II, NO INCOMPLETES OR GRADES LOWER THAN C IN MAJOR OR LICENSURE COURSES, 2.75 GPA COREQ: SPECFLD 489D, SPECED 480

SPECFLD 489B   DIRECTED TEACHING SPECIAL EDUCATION - LEARNING DISABILITY   3 Units

Offered on a satisfactory/no credit basis only. Professional laboratory, classroom or center based experiences under the guidance of carefully selected, qualified cooperating teacher in classroom in the areas school districts or other approved sites. Repeatable.
PREREQ: PASS PRAXIS II, HAVE NO INCOMPLETE GRADES OR GRADES BELOW C IN SPECED OR SPECFLD COURSES, 2.75 GPA. COREQ: SPECFLD 489C, SPECFLD 489D, SPECED 480

SPECFLD 489C   DIRECTED TEACHING SPECIAL EDUCATION - EMOTIONAL/BEHAVIORAL DISORDERS   3 Units

Offered on a satisfactory/no credit basis only. Professional laboratory, classroom or center based experiences under the guidance of carefully selected, qualified cooperating teacher in classroom in the areas school districts or other approved sites. Repeatable.
PREREQ: PASS PRAXIS II, HAVE NO INCOMPLETES OR GRADES BELOW C IN SPECED OR SPECFLD COURSES, 2.75 GPA; COREQ: SPECFLD 489B, SPECFLD 489D, SPECED 480

SPECFLD 489D   DIRECTED TEACHING SPECIAL EDUCATION - CROSS CATEGORICAL   5 Units

Offered on a satisfactory/no credit basis only. Professional laboratory, classroom or center based experiences under the guidance of carefully selected, qualified cooperating teacher in classroom in the areas school districts or other approved sites. Repeatable.
PREREQ: PASS PRAXIS II, HAVE NO INCOMPLETE GRADES OR GRADES BELOW C IN SPECED OR SPECFLD COURSES, 2.75 GPA; COREQ: SPECFLD 489A, SPECED 480 OR 489B, SPECFLD 489C, SPECED 480

SPECFLD 498   INDEPENDENT STUDY   Repeatable   1-3 Units