Teacher Education

Foundations of Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

Tony Menendez
Associate Professor Tony Menendez Ph.D

 

The College of Education and Human Services Undergraduate Certificate Program in Foundations of Autism Spectrum Disorder provides students with basic knowledge and skills necessary to teach children and adolescents with autism. In this program, students will examine the characteristics of individuals with autism and practice educational interventions designed for children and youth with autism. Additionally, students will investigate and critically examine the scientific knowledge and theory underlying educational practices, programs, and strategies for individuals with autism.