ED 286 :: Special Needs I
Summer 2013 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 35033
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Veronica F Ogata
vogata@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9833 (Ph)
(808) 734-9151 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 05/28/2013 - 07/05/2013
Course Description: ED 286 addresses the issues confronted by people who currently work, or plan to work with special needs populations in primary and secondary education. It will cover characteristics of selected disabilities and the particular needs experienced by students with mild to moderate disabilities. Identification of the challenges that confront the disabled student, the EA and the teacher within the classroom setting will be described. An examination of strategies used to work with each area of disability will be explored. There will also be an emphasis on information needed to help prepare students with disabilities to transition into adulthood.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Kapiolani CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: This class section (CRN 35033) is conducted on the Internet. Students must have access to a computer with Internet connection.

It is recommended that students have an email address and access to a computer with Internet connection to communicate with instructor and classmates. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563

Additional Notes: For more information please contact the instructor via email (vogata@hawaii.edu).

Updated: Monday, May 6, 2013 11:18:01