Low Incidence Disabilities
This course provides an overview of four low-incidence disabilities, a severe disabling condition with an expected incidence rate of less than one percent of total statewide enrollment in special education. Students will learn the law, and four low incidence disabilities, Orthopedic Impairment (OI), Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and Complex Health Issues (CHI). Students will learn the characteristics of each low incidence disability and the impact of learning and social skills. Students will learn strategies and interventions to apply in both the classroom and the community.
NOTE: Required books must be acquired separately.
This course is applicable towards the Exceptional Children Certificate.