Early Childhood Special Educ (ECSP)

Courses

ECSP 200. Contemporary Issues. 1-6 Credits.

ECSP 202. D2:Introduction to EI/ECSE. 3 Credits.

This course serves as an introduction to the profession and the importance of becoming an advocate for children (0 - 6) experiencing diversity of ability, culture and or language.

ECSP 210. Curriculum in EI/ECSE. 3-4 Credits.

Designing and implementing services and supports for young children with diverse abilities. Topics include IEP/IFSP, embedding instruction, family-centered, and inclusion. three credits, four credits with 30-hour field experience. Pre/Co-requisites: ECSP 202; Praxis Core requirement fulfilled for licensure candidates. Cross-listed with: ECSP 310.

ECSP 211. Assessment in EI/ECSE. 3-4 Credits.

Overview of the strengths and limitations of traditional and nontraditional assessments; legal responsibilities, eligibility, family, and cultural aspects. three credits, four credits with 30-hour field experience. Pre/Co-requisites: Completion or co-enrollment in ECSP 202 for undergraduates; Praxis Core requirement fulfilled for licensure candidates. Cross-listed with: ECSP 311.

ECSP 295. Lab Experience in Education. 1-6 Credits.

Undergraduate only.

ECSP 310. Curriculum in EI/ECSE. 3 Credits.

Designing and implementing services and supports for young children with diverse abilities. Topics include IEP/IFSP, embedding instruction, family-centered, and inclusion (30 hour field experience). Pre/co-requisites: ECSP 201, ECSP 202; Praxis Core requirement fulfilled. Cross-listed with: ECSP 210.

ECSP 311. Assessment in EI/ECSE. 3 Credits.

Overview of the strengths and limitations of traditional and nontraditional assessments; legal responsibilities, eligibility, family, and cultural aspects (30-hour practicum). Pre/co-requisites: Completion or co-enrollment in ECSP 202; Praxis Core requirement fulfilled. Cross-listed with: ECSP 211.

ECSP 319. Intern Specialized Personnel. 1-6 Credits.

Undergraduate only.

ECSP 320. Seminar in EI/ECSE. 3 Credits.

This seminar accompanies the student teaching or internship experiences. Students will create a variety of evidence-based products and complete their portfolios for licensure. Co-requisite: ECSP 386. Cross-listed with: ECSP 220. For undergraduates only.

ECSP 386. Internship: EI/ECSE. 1-12 Credits.

Semester-long internship in an early intervention and/or early childhood special education setting. Pre/co-requisites: ECSP 310, ECSP 311; Praxis Core requirement fulfilled; minimum GPA of 3-point-0 or higher.

ECSP 391. Master's Thesis Research. 1-12 Credits.

ECSP 397. Problems in Education. 1-6 Credits.