Special Education

Phone: 262-472-1106 E-Mail: specialed@uww.edu

Faculty: Kathryn Casey, Lana Collet-Klingenberg, Simone De Vore, Amy Griffith, Nomsa Gwalla-Ogisi, Jessica Hagaman, Sharon Kolb, Rowand Robinson, Diana Rogers-Adkinson (Chair), Shannon Stuart, Brooke Winchell.

Special Education prepares personnel to work with individuals who have a variety of disabilities. Program options include dual licensure early childhood, cross categorical special education with an emphasis in learning and behavior disorders or cognitive disabilities.

MAJOR/EMPHASES

• Early Childhood Education dual licensure

• Cross Categorical: Learning Disabilities/Behavior Disorders Emphasis

• Cross Categorical: Cognitive Disabilities Emphasis

Writing Proficiency Requirement: Requirement accomplished in several courses within the emphasis course sequence.

Grades of Incomplete, D or F in special education courses (prefix SPECED or SPECFLD) must be removed before the student can enroll in SPECFLD 411 (A-H) Directed Teaching.

 

Department Staffing Procedure: Students in the department of Special Education are expected to maintain professional dispositions as they matriculate. Students experiencing difficulty may be asked to participate in a department staffing to assist the student in the drafting of a plan to facilitate successful completion of their program.

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION MAJOR

SPECIAL EDUCATION MAJOR

CROSS CATEGORICAL PROGRAM

EBD/LD EMPHASIS (BSE)

LICENSURE - 26 UNITS

1. EDFOUND 222, EDFOUND 243, EDFNDPRC 210, LIBMEDIA 201

2. COMDIS 355/555, READING 360, ELEMMID 425

3. SPECFLD 385, SPECFLD 485B & 485C, SPECFLD 410

MAJOR - 61 UNITS

1. SPECED 205 OR SPECED 700, SPECED 324/524

2. SPECED 325/525, SPECED 426/626

3. SPECED 360/560, SPECED 361/561

4. SPECED 380/580, SPECED 440/640, SPECED 450/650, SPECED 462/662, SPECED 466/666

5. SPECED 406/606, SPECED 458/658, SPECED 486/686, SPECED 487/687

6. SPECED 470/670, SPECED 480/680

7. SPECFLD 489B, C & D OR SPECFLD 789B, C &D OR SPECFLD 793B, C & D

SPECIAL EDUCATION MAJOR

CROSS CATEGORICAL PROGRAM

COGNITIVE DISABILITIES (BSE)

LICENSURE - 23 UNITS

1. EDFOUND 222, EDFOUND 243, EDFNDPRC 210, LIBMEDIA 201

2. COMDIS 355/555, ELEMMID 425

3. SPECFLD 385, SPECFLD 485A, SPECFLD 410

MAJOR - 64 UNITS

1. SPECED 205 OR SPECED 700, SPECED 324/524

2. SPECED 325/525, SPECED 426/626, AND SPECED 466/666

3. SPECED 360/560, SPECED 361/561, SPECED 462/662

4. SPECED 376/576, SPECED 406/606, SPECED 440/640, SPECED 380/580, SPECED 465/665

5. SPECED 458/658, SPECED 476/676, SPECED 486/686

6. SPECED 470/670, SPECED 480/680

7. SPECFLD 489 A&D OR SPECFLD 789 OR SPECFLD 793

MINOR

SPECIAL EDUCATION - ADAPTIVE-LICENSURE FOR EDUCATION MAJORS

MINOR - 24 UNITS

1. SPECED 325

2. SPECED 360 and COMDIS 340

3. SPECED 361 OR EDUINDP 442

4. SPECED 426 OR EDUINDP 333

5. SPECED 466 and SPECED 458

6. SPECFLD 385 OR EDUINDP 443

7. SPECFLD 410

UNIQUE REQUIREMENT:

SPECED 205 AND ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION.

SPECIAL EDUCATION - FOR NON-EDUCATION MAJORS

MINOR - 24-25 UNITS

1. SPECED 205

2. SPECED 325

3. SPECED 360 AND COMDIS 340

4. SPECED 361 OR EDUINDP 442

5. SPECED 426 OR EDUINDP 333

6. SPECED 466

7. SPECFLD 385 OR EDUINDP 443

8. SPECED 462 OR SPECED 201 OR SPECED 406



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