NYU Steinhardt

The Special Needs Child: Child, Family and Community I

  • Course Number: SPCED-GE 2126
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: The needs of the preschool child with disabilities is explored through an examination of the child, family, & environmental characteristics. Atypical language, speech, emotional, motor, & cognitive development is presented with a focus on the interdependent nature of these domains. A major focus is transdisciplinary collaboration of educators & specialists from occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech & language, psychology, & recreation & health in making educationally relevant decisions.
  • Old Course Number: E75.2126