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Special Education in Scotland, Academics

This program is open to currently enrolled, degree-seeking UW- Eau Claire students who are majors or minors in SPED, Elementary or Secondary Education, or Communication Science and Disorders. You must be in good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75. You may apply as a freshman but must have at least sophomore standing by the time the program begins. 

While the program is primarily a summer program, participants must be available for several pre-and-post program classes.

Students take the following two courses for a total of 6 credits during summer term:

SPED 350.02 Introduction to Emotional/Behavioral Disorders (3 credits) Pre-req: Limited to teaching majors accepted to the School of Education and Human Sciences.

SPED 495 Community and School Experience in Special Education in Scotland (3 credits)

Note: A substitution for SPED 205 is possible. Please discuss this with Dr. Battalio.

Program dates are generally the six weeks directly following graduation. The program ran from May 28 - July  11 in 2015.

Updated 9/1/15 sf

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