Master of Education in Special Education
Concentration in Assistive Technology
Online courses are accessed via webcam in interactive, synchronous sessions (from 4:30 to 7 p.m. ET on specific weekdays).
The following courses are required for graduation with a M.Ed. in Special Education degree at University of Louisville.
|Inquiry (9 hours)|
|EDSP 639 Research Analysis in Special Education||3 hours|
|EDSP 644 Applied Behavior Analysis||3 hours||EDSP 669 Single Subject Research Methods and Designs||3 hours|
|Advocacy (6 hours)|
|EDSP 627 Applications of Assistive Technology||3 hours|
|EDSP 652 Academic and Behavior Response to Intervention||3 hours|
|Action (3 hours)|
|EDSP 688 Assistive Technologies Seminar||3 hours|
|Area of Emphasis (18 hours)|
|EDSP 632 Assistive Technology: Universal Design for Learning||3 hours|
|EDSP 661 Assistive Technology: Assessment Data Collection and Decision-Making||3 hours|
|EDSP 663 Low Tech Assistive Technologies||3 hours|
|EDSP 664 Assistive Technology: Computer Access and Switches and Toys||3 hours|
|EDSP 665 Assistive Technology: Multimedia and the Classroom Integration||3 hours|
|EDSP 672 Assistive Technology: Autism||3 hours||Total Minimum Hours||36 hours|
An entry, midpoint and exit assessment are also required for graduation.
- Minimum of 18 hours in 600-level courses is required.
- Transfer credit must be officially accepted by the adviser (maximum of 6 hours) – final acceptance is dependent upon receipt of official transcripts.
- A maximum of 6 hours taken in non-degree status can be applied toward a master’s degree ( upon approval of adviser).
- All courses must be completed within 6 years of admission to the program.
- To complete the program students must have minimum of a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. No credit shall be accepted for carrying a grade lower than “C”.