Visual Impairment – Rehabilitation Teaching (MSEd) – Course Sequence

 

Academic Plan: VIRT-MSED

Potential Summer Start

Courses

  • SPED 70000 – Issues and Practices in Educating Students with Disabilities (3 credits)

Fall Semester 1

Courses

  • SPED 74000 – Medical Aspects and Educational Implications of Visual Impairments(3 credits, includes Fieldwork hours)
  • SPED 74100 – Education and Rehabilitation of Individuals with Visual Impairments (3 credits, includes Fieldwork hours)

Spring Semester 1

Courses

  • SPED 76000 – Skills and Techniques for Rehabilitation Teaching I (3 credits, includes fieldwork hours)
  • SPED 74300 – Braille Literacy and Communication Skills for Learners with Visual Impairments (3 credits, includes fieldwork hours)
  • SPED 74700 – Principles and Practices in Orientation and Mobility for Teachers of Learners with Visual Impairments (3 credits, includes Fieldwork hours)

Summer Session 1-1

Courses

  • SPED 76100 – Skills and Techniques for Rehabilitation Teaching II (3 credits, includes Fieldwork hours)

Summer Session 1-2

Courses

  • SPED 74400 – Assistive Technology for Learners with Visual Impairments (3 credits, includes Fieldwork hours)

Fall Semester 2

Courses

  • COUNR 73000 – Counseling with the Aging (3 credits)
  • SPED 76200 – Principles of Vocational Rehabilitation and Independent Living Rehabilitation for Adults with Visual Impairments (3 credits)

Spring Semester 2

Courses

  • COUNR 72000 – Medical Aspects of Disability (3 credits)
  • COCO 70100 – Counseling Skills and Interviewing Techniques (3 credits)

Summer Session 2-1

Courses

  • SPED 76300 – Internship I: Rehabilitation Teaching for Individuals with Visual Impairments (2 credits)

Fall Semester 3

Courses

  • SPED 76400 – Internship II: Rehabilitation Teaching for Individuals with Visual Impairments (2 credits)

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Certification

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