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Master of Education in Special Education
Concentration in Learning and Behavioral Disorders (LBD)

Master of Education in Special Education  online degree at the University of Louisville Online

The following courses are required for graduation with a M.Ed. in Special Education degree at University of Louisville.

Class Hours
Inquiry (9 hours)
EDSP 644* Applied Behavior Analysis 3 hours
EDSP 639 Research Analysis in Special Education 3 hours
EDSP 669 Single Subject Research Methods and Designs 3 hours
Advocacy (6 hours)
EDSP 597 Seminar in Special Education:  Issues in Special Education 3 hours
EDSP 618 Instructional Technology for Students with Special Needs 3 hours
Action (3 hours)
EDSP 645*  Learning and Behavioral Disorders Practicum 3 hours
Area of Emphasis (18 hours)
EDSP 518*  Teaching Reading Special Education P-12 3 hours
EDSP 637 Transdisciplinary Collaboration for Inclusion 3 hours
EDSP 647 Teaching Mathematics to Students with Disabilities 3 hours
EDSP 642*  Assessment Procedures for Learning and Behavior Disorders 3 hours
EDSP 643*  Instructional Procedures for Learning and Behavior Disorders 3 hours
EDSP 675*  Characteristics, Needs, and Responses to Students with EBD 3 hours
Minimum Total Hours 36 hours

An entry, midpoint and exit assessment are also required for graduation.

*course is required for certification

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