Topic: Special Education/Gifted
Instructor: Amy Coffin
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: OCALI
Center Offered: OLPD

Course Description:

Assessment and Characteristics in ASD

Gain an understanding of individuals with ASD by participating in this 5-week online course with the autism internet modules (AIM; . You will gain an understanding of the characteristics of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and become familiar with screening and assessment tools to identify ASD. You will also learn to conduct a Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) to identify the function of some of the behavioral challenges you may encounter with this diverse population.

After completing the two part registration first here in the Ashland University system, then on the AIM website (, you will have access to the course in the College and University Course Credit section of the AIM dashboard on the AIM website. For more information, please contact

Cost: $225
Timespan of Course:
September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018
Contact E-mail:

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    online, self-paced format
Course Number: EDU*6130*A11
Academic Term: 18/GW
Academic Level: GW
Semester Hours: 1.00
Subject: EDU