UNDERSTANDING AGGRESSION

Topic: Behavior Management/Social Skills
Instructor: Mick Jackson
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: VESi
Center Offered: OLPD

Course Description:

Welcome to Understanding Aggression: Coping with Aggressive Behavior in the Classroom. This course includes topics on violence, aggression in the classroom, youth gangs, aggression in sports and on television, how drugs and alcohol play a role in aggression and violence, and "hot spots" that tend to breed aggression and violence.  It is designed to help school personnel become more aware of the causes of aggression and ways to evaluate it and intervene before it and intervene before it turns to violence in the schools.  The course also discusses aggression in our communities through driving, dating, sports, television, music and how these issues are dealt with in modern society.

Additional notes: 

All VESi courses receive letter grades.  Please see Course Syllabus Addendum for grading information.  All VESi courses are now tablet compatible! 

There is a two week minimum for course completion. For your maximum time, Ashland's academic calendar is September 1st through August 31st each year and you are required to complete your course within that academic calendar. Also, please be certain to refer to the attachments that are sent with your course link(s) as those items contain important information regarding exam score and essay requirements. 

 Within 24-48 hours of your registration you will receive an email from your course content provider that contains your course access information. 

 Also within 24 hours of your registration you should be able to establish a login for your student account here at Ashland, WebAdvisor. You can use WebAdvisor to view your registrations, see when your grade is posted, and print detailed receipts and grade reports. Please click here for instructions on obtaining a username and password. The instructions also include a link to our Records and Registration's webpage where transcript ordering instructions can be found. It is advised that you review your record before ordering transcripts. 

 Contact Ashland Professional Development at pds@ashland.edu

VESI

Cost: $565
Timespan of Course:
September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2021
Contact E-mail: vesiregistration@virtualeduc.com

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    online with VESi
Course Number: EDU*6130*B2
Academic Term: 21/GW
Academic Level: GW
Semester Hours: 3.00
Subject: EDU