Degree Plan: Ms in Education, Special Education/Blindness & Low Vision Online

The following degree plan is based on the graduate catalog.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
SPE 605 Braille Reading and Writing I 3
SPE 606 Principles of Orientation and Mobility 2
SPE 607 Services and Diversity in Blindness and Low Vision and Additional Disabilities 2
Total hours7

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
SPE 608 Low Vision, Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye 3
SPE 711 Braille Reading and Writing II 3
Total hours6

Third semester (summer)

CoursesHours
SPE 730 Health, Functional, and Psychosocial Aspects of Disability 2
Total hours2

Fourth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
SPE 709 Methods of Teaching Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities 3
SPE 733 Methods of Teaching Independent Living Skills to Persons with Blindness or Low Vision 3
Total hours6

Fifth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
SPE 750 Practicum in Blindness and Low Vision 1-8
SPE 779 Application of Technology in Special Education
or SPE 783 Advanced Assessment to Support Individuals with Developmental and Sensory Disabilities
3
Total hours4-8

Sixth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
SFR 780 Educational Research Methodology 3
SPE 780 Impact of Contemporary Issues and Diversity in Special Education 3
Total hours6

Seventh semester (spring)

CoursesHours
SPE 788 Research Seminar in Special Education 3
Total hours3