2017-2018 Catalog

Master of Arts Degree Course of Study (30 units)

Degree Requirements

A. Required Courses (21 units):

GED 500Research Methods in Education

3

SPE 580 Advanced Assessment, Pedagogy and Instruction for Students with Disabilities

3

SPE 581 Collaborative Planning, Implementing and Evaluating Educational Programs for Students with Disabilities

3

SPE 582 Current Trends and Issues in Special Education

3

SPE 583 Education Law and Policy: Serving Students with Disabilities

3

SPE 584Research I: Evidence Based Design and Inquiry

3

SPE 585Research II: Evidenced Based Inquiry and Practice

3

B. Elective Courses (9 units):

Candidates should select Electives from their Preliminary credential category as follows:

Mild/Moderate

SPE 505Collaborating to Develop Self Determined Learners

3

SPE 558Managing Learning Environments in Special and General Education

3

SPE 567Assessment of Students with Mild/Moderate Disabilities

3

SPE 568Instructional Strategies for Individuals with Mild/Moderate Disabilities

3

Moderate/Severe

SPE 505Collaborating to Develop Self Determined Learners

3

SPE 553 Assessment in Early Childhood Special Education and Moderate-Severe Disabilities

3

SPE 558Managing Learning Environments in Special and General Education

3

SPE 565Instructional Planning and Curriculum Development for Individuals with Moderate/Severe Disabilities

3

Early Childhood Special Education

SPE 552Communicative and Collaborative Partnerships with Families and Professionals

3

SPE 553 Assessment in Early Childhood Special Education and Moderate-Severe Disabilities

3

SPE 554Curriculum and Instruction in Early Childhood Special Education

3

SPE 558Managing Learning Environments in Special and General Education

3