Academic Catalog


Minor Special Education Minor


The minor in Special Education requires the completion of 12 credit hours. For completion of a minor, a student must have a minimum grade point average of 2.00 in all courses specified as a requirement for the minor exclusive of prerequisite courses and complete a minimum of six hours in upper-level courses in the minor requirement at Old Dominion University.

Select four of the following:12
Fundamentals of Human Growth and Development: Birth through Adolescence
Foundations of Special Education: Legal Aspects and Characteristics *
Instructional Design I: Learner Characteristics and Assessment
Classroom and Behavioral Management Techniques for Students with Diverse Needs
Instructional Design II: Curricular Procedures and Individualized Education Planning
Collaboration and Transitions
Total Credit Hours12

LiveText is required for all Special Education minors upon registration for SPED 400.