2017-2018 Catalog

Mild/Moderate Disabilities Credential: Student Teaching Option (42 units)

Degree Requirements

A. Required Courses (30 units):

SPE 480Educating Exceptional Children and Youth

3

SPE 481Educating Diverse Learners with Exceptionalities

3

SPE 503Reading and Language Arts Instruction for K-12 Students with Disabilities

3

SPE 504Reading and Language Arts Instruction for 9-12 Students with Disabilities

1

SPE 505Collaborating to Develop Self Determined Learners

3

SPE 558Managing Learning Environments in Special and General Education

3

SPE 560Language Disorders and Communication

3

SPE 561Typical and Atypical Developmental and Assessment Issues 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

TED 410 Elementary Mathematics Methods

3

SPE 503 is for teachers with a Single Subject or no general education credential.
SPE 504 is for teachers with a Multiple Subject credential.

B. Field Experience Requirements (12 units):

The following courses require candidates to submit an application in the semester prior to enrolling in the course:
SPE 556Field Experiences in General and Special Education, Student Teaching Option

3 units

SPE 579Student Teaching of Individuals with Mild/Moderate Disabilities

9