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EDCA 528. Special Education in Correctional Institutions. 4 Units.

Prerequisite/Corequisite: EDCA 514
Meeting the statutory/regulatory requirements of Federal- and State-funded education for disabled learners in confinement institutions. Special emphases include the identification of students with disabilities, definitions of a free and appropriate public education, staffing and records maintenance, confidentiality and due process, parental involvement, and the impact of current legislation. Historic and legal case histories are addressed, as well as current trends. (Also offered as EDCA 628. Students may not receive credit for both.) Students in EDCA 628 must complete additional requirements.