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Master of Special Education - Summer 2008

SpEd 7800 - Special Education Law
In-person meeting date: Tuesday, June 24, 2008 (9:00-4:00 p.m.)
[ 3 credits | Call number: 96741 | Section: 100 | Instructor: Trudie Hughes]  

Examination of special education statutory law and case law, principles of Individuals with Disabilities Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

SpEd 7100 - Professional Issues in Special Education
In-person meeting date: Monday, June 23, 2008 (9:00-4:00 p.m.)
[ 3 credits | Call number: 96760 | Section: 100 | Instructor: Gerry Nierengarten]  

Provides graduate candidates a seminar to write about and discuss current professional issues raised in recognized sources within the field of special and general education (e.g., journals, education news sources, and topical conferences).

Educ 7004 - Research Methods in Education
In-person meeting date: Wednesday, June 25, 2008 (8:00-4:00 p.m.)
[ 4 credits | Call number: 96738 | Section: 100 | Instructor: ]  

Prepares students to design and conduct a scholarly research project. Practical application of the range of methods employed in educational research is guided by the principle, goodness of fit. Ethical issues in research with human subjects will include preparation of an IRB application.