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(SPED 320) Behavioral Management

An overview of behavioral management strategies and associated practices for the K-12 classroom.

Credit Hours 2.0 Lecture
Prerequisite SPED 300
Offered Winter, Spring
Programs Special Education Minor

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Describe approaches to explaining and analyzing occurrences of human behavior.
  2. Describe data collection and principles of using data to target and replace behaviors.
  3. Describe principles of stimulus control, consequences, and differential reinforcement.
  4. Use functional behavior assessment to determine the function of behavior and to develop replacement behaviors.
  5. Use functional behavior assessment data to collaboratively design a behavioral intervention plan.