Description
PSYCH AND SOCLGY OF DISABILITY
Topics covered in this course include individual and societal views of persons with disabilities; both historical and current trends are discussed including disability rights legislation, independent living options, access to everyday living activities, education, employment, assistive technology, and the need for ongoing advocacy, as described by various guest speakers with disabilities.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
REHSCI 1280
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Physical Therapy
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PLAN: Rehabilitation Science (BS, BSH, BPH)
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring