Endorsement: Mild/Moderate 7-12 Endorsement
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 24-48 credit hours (depending upon transcript analysis)
Delivery Format: Online
Prerequisites: Teacher Certiﬁcation in any discipline (Initial teaching certiﬁcation may be obtained through this program with the completion of additional courses.)
The Mild/Moderate 7-12 Endorsement is designed for teachers who do not presently have an endorsement in Special Education in the state of Nebraska. Students pursuing certiﬁcation in other states must check with their State Department of Education for certiﬁcation requirements. Courses are offered at the graduate level. Courses are offered online at the graduate level.
Basic computer literacy is required to succeed as an online student. To decide if online learning is for you, click on http://www.unk.edu/acad/continuing_ed/ecampus/index.php?id=4788. To determine if you have the minimum hardware and software needed, log on to http://www.unk.edu/acad/continuing_ed/students/index.php?id=6213.
TE 805P - Overview of Assistive Technology
TESE 816D - Practicum in Special Education
TESE 837P - Medical Aspects of Individuals with Disabilities
TESE 861 - Legal Issues in Special Education
TESE 862 - Formal & Informal Assessment in Special Education
TESE 863 - Research Based Instructional Strategies for Students with Disabilities
TESE 864P - Field Experience in Special Education (1 credit hour)
TESE 867 - Applied and Functional Behavioral Analysis
TESE 875P - Curriculum Content for Secondary Students with Disabilities
TESE 876P - Transitional Issues for Individuals with Disabilities
TESE 879P - Developing Social & Personal Skills in Individuals with Disabilities
Academic Concentration (18 credit hours)
Students need to complete coursework in one of the following academic areas: Language Arts, Math, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Business Education, Art, Music, Health, Physical Education and K-6 Special Education.
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