EPSE 500.3


History and Philosophy of Special Education

[Prerequisite(s): EPSE 390.3, 414.3]

Provides an understanding of foundational beliefs and practices that underpin modernspecial education. Examines models, theories, and philosophies that provide the basis for special education. Includes an historical profile of special education legal mandates andservice provision within Saskatchewan, across Canada, and internationally. Examines social, cultural, and familial contexts of exceptionality.