ALD 322 ALD 322. Individual Differences. 3 Hours.
Introduction to individual differences among people through the life span. Examines areas of exceptionality within the context of typical development: current research trends; theoretical and legal considerations; and practice-related issues, including family involvement, cultural and linguistic diversity, and educational perspectives. Orientation to assistive technology. Three lecture hours a week for one semester, with field hours to be arranged. Prerequisite: Three semester hours of coursework in psychology.
Students may pursue the Bachelor of Science in Education with a major in education or a major in youth and community studies. The curriculum for the degree has four components: