Special Education and Rehabilitation minor: 18 UNITS

About the minor

The special education minor is designed to introduce general knowledge in the areas of rehabilitation, deaf studies and special education.


Required coursework:
SERP 400: Survey of Exceptional Students
SERP 414: Introduction to Disability Studies and Services
SERP 416: Disability Perspectives and Narratives

Electives (select 9 units of the following):
SERP 197B: Introduction to Service Learning & Contributions
SERP 200: Mass Media and Its Construction of Disability
SERP 202: Introduction to Low Incidence Disabilities
SERP 402: Behavior Principles & Disability
SERP 404: Cultural and Linguistic Diversity in Exceptional Learners
SERP 412: Violence in Schools and Communities
SERP 420: Low Vision and Visual Functioning
SERP 421: Introduction to Visual Impairments and Deaf
SERP 422: Orientation and Mobility for Teachers of Individuals with Visual Impairments
SERP 424: Methods of Teaching the Visually Impaired
SERP 430: Education & Rehab. of Deaf & Hard of Hearing Individuals
SERP 455: Rehabilitation and Aging
SERP 464: Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder
SERP 465: Introduction to Rehabilitation
SERP 478: Prevention of Addictions
SERP 479A: Psychiatric Rehabilitation I
SERP 481: Interviewing and Client Services
SERP 497K: Sexuality and Disability
SERP 499: Independent Study


For more information or to declare this minor, please call the College of Education Office of Student Services at (520) 621-7865 or email coe-edadvise@email.arizona.edu.