Introduction to Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

This course will cover the following components:

  • Definition
    Diagnosis of ASD
  • Exploring issues in the world of ASD.
  • Theories associated with ASD.
  • Prevalence of ASD.
  • Causes of ASD
  • Teaching & Learning Interventions for individuals with ASD
  • Treatment and Education of Autistic and related
  • Communication Handicapped Children (TEACCH)
  • Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS).
  • Pivotal Response Training (PRT)
  • Mobile Digital Technology (MDT).