CBSE 7685T Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders

3 credits, 45 hours (plus conference or independent work)

Contemporary issues in autism spectrum disorders across the lifespan from an interdisciplinary and cross-paradigm perspectives; historical perspectives; core characteristics; co-morbid features; theoretical models; ASD culture and identity; working with families from diverse backgrounds. (This course is the same as CASD 7317X).

Prerequisite: any undergraduate or graduate course in child development, language acquisition or permission from the deputy chairperson and program coordinator.


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