SPCH82400 - Seminar in Autism
82400 - Seminar in Autism - 3 Credits
COURSE OFFERING: Fall 2015
Day/Time: Monday 4:15 - 6:15pm
Instructor: Dr. Richard Schwartz
Phone: (212) 817-8804
This course provides an overview of autism including current research on the biological (genetics and neurobiology), theories of autism, cognitive deficits; and social deficits. Language deficits will be the primary focus. Assessment and intervention will be discussed in detail. Students will be expected to make a presentation and lead a discussion for one class session. They will also write a research proposal in journal article format.