Specialized Instructional Strategies

Course Information

This course introduces the student to common evidence-based behavioural approaches applied in teaching individuals with autism new skills with an emphasis on strategies for teaching language, academic skills, activities of daily living, play skills, and social skills. Topics will be approached by providing the student with an understanding of the terms used, a description of the teaching techniques characterized in each of the modules (where applicable) and a basic understanding of the conceptual elements motivating the approaches. Topics will include traditional discrete trial training protocols, protocols developed based on Skinner’s analysis of Verbal Behaviour, Precision Teaching, Direct Instruction, Pivotal Response Training, Augmentative and Alternative Communication and Incidental and Natural Environment Teaching.

Intake F20 SEM

Start Date Sep 08 / 2020

End Date Dec 15 / 2020

Prerequisite(s):

None

Computer Software Requirements:

None

Chats:

n/a

Group Work:

n/a

Registering college code:
LA-AUT5024

Host college code:
SE-ABS202

How to register

You can register in-person or on-line.  When Registering for a course, it is not necessary to include the 2 digit college code prefix (e.g. ENG-1113–not LA-ENG-1113).

Contact

Online Education
Phone : (519)541-2400
Email : online@lambtoncollege.ca

1457 London Rd
Sarnia, ON
N7S 6K4

Phone : (519) 542-7751
Fax : (519) 541-2469

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