Specialist in Education: School Psychology Courses

Courses in parentheses are prerequisites.

First Semester (12 units)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDC 210

Multicultural/Ethnic Counseling
(EDUC 155, EDUC 156)

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(3)

EDS 231

Group Process in School Psychology

-

(3)

EDS 245

Psychology in the Schools
(Must be admitted to School Psychology Program)

-

(3)

EDS 248

Human Development and Learning

-

Second Semester (16 units)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDS 241

Counseling and Psychotherapy for School Psychologists
(Corequisite: EDS 440)

-

(3)

EDS 242A

Cognitive Assessment
(Corequisite: EDS 242B)

-

(4)

EDS 242B

Cognitive Assessment Lab
(Corequisite: EDS 242A)

-

(3)

EDS 250

Education Research
(Graduate Status)

-

(3)

EDS 440

Practicum in Individual Counseling/School Psychology
(Approval as a candidate in School Psychology program, approval of advisor, and Department petition)

-

Third Semester (14 units)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDS 240

Functional Assessment of Behavior
(Instructor permission)

-

(3)

EDS 243

Assessment Practicum

-

(3)

EDS 244

Social, Emotional and Behavioral Assessment
(EDS 242A and EDS 242B; Corequisite: EDS 243)

-

(3)

EDS 246A

Preventive Academic Interventions
(Instructor permission)

-

(2+)

EDS 439

Early Fieldwork in School Psychology
(Satisfactory completion of first year coursework)

-

Fourth Semester (17-18 units)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDS 243

Assessment Practicum

-

(2+)

EDS 439

Early Fieldwork in School Psychology
(Satisfactory completion of first year coursework)

-

(3)

EDS 246B

Preventive Mental Health Interventions
(Instructor permission)

-

(3)

EDS 247

Assessment of Special Needs

-

(4-6)

EDS 249,541

Masters Culminating Experience in School Psychology

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Fifth Semester (7-9 units)

Select EDS 540 or EDS 542

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDS 239

Education Specialist Seminar
(Approval as a candidate in the Education Specialist program, completion of courses required for the School Psychology Internship credential, approval of advisor, and department petition)

-

(4-6)

EDS 540

Education Specialist Thesis: School Psychology
(Open only to the graduate student who has been advanced to candidacy. Department petition is required. Number of units of credit is determined by the candidate's advisor.)

-

(4-6)

EDS 542

Education Specialist Project: School Psychology
(Open only to the graduate student who has been advanced to candidacy. Department petition is required. Number of units of credit is determined by the candidate's advisor.)

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Sixth Semester (4-6 units)

Select EDS 540 or EDS 542

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(4-6)

EDS 540

Education Specialist Thesis: School Psychology
(Open only to the graduate student who has been advanced to candidacy. Department petition is required. Number of units of credit is determined by the candidate's advisor.)

-

(4-6)

EDS 542

Education Specialist Project: School Psychology
(Open only to the graduate student who has been advanced to candidacy. Department petition is required. Number of units of credit is determined by the candidate's advisor.)

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