Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-307-201 058065 Autism: Teaching Methods
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-307-201 AUTISM: TEACHING METHODS ...learning styles, adaptations and modifications and structured teaching methods.
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Discriminate between types of behavior that may mainfest itself in a person with ASD.
  2. Collect and examine data that will impact programming and influence behaviors in people with ASD.
  3. Create a positive learning environment to support people with ASD.
  4. Increase positive behaviors in the classroom and school environments for people with ASD.
  5. Decrease negative behaviors in the classroom and school environments for people with ASD.
  6. Manage meltdowns safely for teachers, support personnel, other students and the person with ASD.
  7. Address other high frequency behaviors that may impact learning in a person with ASD.
  8. Develop teaching strategies to support people with ASD in the classroom and school environments.
  9. Collaborate with resources to ensure needs are met across the board in all venues to ensure success for people with ASD.
  10. Process stressful situations to limit their impact on behaviors in people with ASD.
  11. Explore Division TEACCH as an option for supporting people with ASD in the classroom environment.
  12. Examine other methods and strategies for working with people with ASD.