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Course Code DS-101
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description:

An introduction to the field of intellectual disabilities, this courses examines the World Health Organization definitions of disease, impairment, disability and handicap along with the currently recognized definition of mental retardation. Causes of intellectual disabilities, diseases and syndromes associated with intellectual disabilities, the learning process and barriers to learning are also examined.